Survivor Stories 2017-10-11T11:59:35+00:00

Liette – Spotlight Survivor


Rach’s Story

January 8th, 2018|Comments Off on Rach’s Story

I was diagnosed with breast cancer back in January of 2016. I completed chemo in July 2016 and I am currently on hormonal therapy and going in for Zometa (targeted therapy) every 6 months. [...]

Melinda’s Story

December 20th, 2017|Comments Off on Melinda’s Story

When I was diagnosed with Triple Negative Right-side breast cancer, I received the sad news on March 4, 2016. That was a rough day, the first person I told was my husband who was [...]

Carol’s Story

December 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Carol’s Story

“I was first diagnosed with triple negative stage 2 breast cancer on my first mammogram on September 10, 2013. I finished with chemo and radiation treatments in July 2014. Throughout this whole process the [...]

Jenna’s Story

December 11th, 2017|Comments Off on Jenna’s Story

I was first diagnosed with breast cancer in November of 2006 during my junior year at Texas Tech University. I was only 21 years old, after multiple surgeries and many rounds of chemotherapy I was [...]

Jacqueline’s Story

November 30th, 2017|Comments Off on Jacqueline’s Story

I was diagnosed with breast cancer on February 6, 2015. But now I am a survivor! Surviving breast cancer has led me to help other women in these same circumstances. I have been blessed with [...]

Jen’s Story

November 16th, 2017|Comments Off on Jen’s Story

She likes to blog on her site Her blog talks about the highs and lows of breast cancer and offers tips and recommendations to women with breast cancer.  She also likes to take longs [...]

Rebecca’s Story

November 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Rebecca’s Story

My name is Rebecca and I was diagnosed in August 2015 with Invasive Carcinoma of the Breast. I am originally from northern California and my family made the move to Texas back in 2004 making [...]

Sherean’s Story

November 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Sherean’s Story

  I'm 44 years old and I Beat Stage 2 Breast Cancer in 2008. I survived 8yrs until October 2016, when I was diagnosed with Metastatic Breast Cancer. I lost so much weight walked with [...]

Cheryl’s Story

November 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Cheryl’s Story

I have been married to the love of my life for 35 years.  I have three beautiful daughters and four amazing grandchildren and another granddaughter due in November. Well my story goes that we had [...]

Misty’s Story

October 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Misty’s Story

I was diagnosed with breast cancer on 2/15/17 after finding a lump in my right breast through a self-exam on my 43rd birthday. I am currently completed with my treatments, I had 12 weeks of [...]

Kristen’s Story

October 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Kristen’s Story

I was diagnosed on April 29, 2016 at the age of 32 while I was 25 weeks pregnant with our 4th daughter. I am finally finished with treatments as of August 2017! I have really [...]

Kristin’s Story

October 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Kristin’s Story

I was first diagnosed in September of 2016, and I am currently taking part in a trial with oral chemo in addition to my standard treatment. The one thing that this journey has changed the [...]

Rochelle’s Story

July 27th, 2017|Comments Off on Rochelle’s Story

This has been an eye-opening year for me and quite a journey. I went for a mammogram on May 25th and after it was done I met with Dr. Marc Brown. He said there was a [...]

Robin’s Story

July 20th, 2017|Comments Off on Robin’s Story

My name is Robin Letarte and I am a Patient Financial Advocate at New England Cancer Specialists. I found out about the Feeling Beautiful Again program when applying for BCCA’s other program, Help Now Fund, [...]

Janet’s Story

July 20th, 2017|Comments Off on Janet’s Story

I am 72, almost 73. I’m originally from New Orleans, Louisiana, but currently reside in Dallas, Texas. My family and I were affected by Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita. After moving, I had gotten laid [...]