16 11, 2016

Julie’s Story

By | 2016-11-18T12:10:21+00:00 November 16th, 2016|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Julie’s Story

I was diagnosed with cancer in 2011, and just last summer I received my “cancer free” status. In January 2014 I finished the last step of my reconstruction. Since being diagnosed, the lifestyle changes I’ve made include: being overall healthier, eating better, and being more active. My greatest joy is my children. Making it through [...]

31 10, 2016

Susan’s Story

By | 2016-11-16T01:48:32+00:00 October 31st, 2016|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Susan’s Story

During Thanksgiving, Jenna, my 21 year old niece was complaining about a sore spot in her breast’, said Susan Mack, owner of Exit Lone Star Realty and breast cancer support person. After a biopsy was done, the doctor said “There must have been an angel pinching you, because it’s breast cancer.” My grandmother had passed [...]

31 10, 2016

Nikki’s Story

By | 2016-11-16T01:48:59+00:00 October 31st, 2016|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Nikki’s Story

‘I was diagnosed with breast cancer on June 18, 2013. What has helped me throughout this period is the support from my family and church. I am now motivated to help share and tell my story to others and to get more involved in this fight for others. One of the things that has brought [...]

31 10, 2016

Jennifer’s Story

By | 2016-11-16T01:50:07+00:00 October 31st, 2016|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Jennifer’s Story

‘I was diagnosed June 6th, 2014. I am currently going through treatment for my breast cancer. I have invasive ductal Carcinoma, stage one, grade 3. I was going for a follow up mammogram for my left breast when the technician found a lump on my right side. I had just had a mammogram 3 months [...]

30 10, 2016

Patricia Washington

By | 2016-11-18T12:19:47+00:00 October 30th, 2016|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Patricia Washington

I was diagnosed with stage 2 breast cancer January 2014; i remember that phone call like it was yesterday. It’s funny how a few words can turn your life upside down. I didn’t change much beside my love of a great dirty martini. For heath purposes, I juiced every day and walked a little more [...]

18 10, 2016

Beth’s Story

By | 2016-11-18T12:20:46+00:00 October 18th, 2016|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Beth’s Story

Two years after my treatment ended, God brought me the love of my life, J.W. Martin, plus two beautiful adult daughters whose mother had passed away. My heart overflowed with so much love for them, and Shanda and Bethani became my daughters, too. They had suffered so much, and their pain was my pain; their [...]

30 08, 2016

Christine’s Story

By | 2016-11-18T12:14:31+00:00 August 30th, 2016|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Christine’s Story

I was diagnosed with cancer on March 30, and am now on my second round of chemo. So far, my most effective lifestyle change has been juicing. I am a thin person so I can get away with eating anything; however, I have always eaten unhealthy, well, because I can, weight wise. So I [...]

31 07, 2014

Cath’s Story

By | 2016-12-13T17:30:31+00:00 July 31st, 2014|Archive, Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Cath’s Story

I was diagnosed with breast cancer seven years ago and I have decided to share my survivor story hoping that the steps I took to get better and to remain well will help other women who may make my journey through breast cancer. I was very fortunate to have a wonderful husband, family and friends. [...]

31 07, 2014

April’s Story

By | 2016-12-13T17:30:46+00:00 July 31st, 2014|Archive, Survivor Stories|Comments Off on April’s Story

‘I was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 29. I found a lump in my left breast and before I knew it I received a phone call from the Dr. telling me I had cancer. Soon after that I also found out that I was BRAC 1 positive. I found out how serious [...]