31 01, 2019

Aryn’s Story

By |2019-01-31T11:06:58+00:00January 31st, 2019|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Aryn’s Story

A breast cancer diagnosis takes a lot away from you. Not only your physical wellbeing but your sense of mental wellbeing and security. Chemo makes you lose your hair, surgery often leads to the loss of both breasts, and with this comes an inherent loss of femininity. The Feeling Beautiful Again program that iGoPink offers was a pleasant [...]

29 01, 2019

Carey’s Story

By |2019-01-29T15:08:40+00:00January 29th, 2019|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Carey’s Story

  I was first diagnosed with breast cancer when I was 27-years-old, then again at 33-years-old. When I was diagnosed for the second time I underwent a bilateral mastectomy and reconstruction. Now I am 42 and going through treatment for a 3rd recurrence. I'm a business owner, office manager, and have been married for 23 [...]

17 01, 2019

Rachel’s Story

By |2019-01-17T09:46:05+00:00January 17th, 2019|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Rachel’s Story

  I was diagnosed on March 8, 2018, and finished radiation treatment on October 26th. After being diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer at the age of 29, with no family history, I was completely devastated. One of the hardest things about my breast cancer diagnoses was the thought of dying and that [...]

20 12, 2018

DeAnna’s Story

By |2018-12-22T12:39:41+00:00December 20th, 2018|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on DeAnna’s Story

  I was diagnosed August 30th, 2018 with inflammatory stage 3C breast cancer and am currently undergoing chemotherapy. I had no history of breast cancer on my mother’s side and even had routine mammograms, including one 2 months prior I noticed my breasts swelling. One of the hardest parts of my breast cancer [...]

29 10, 2018

Melody’s Story

By |2018-10-29T13:51:57+00:00October 29th, 2018|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Melody’s Story

HEARING the word "cancer" is scary. I never would have imagined, not even once, that I would get cancer. But it happened. I tested positive for breast cancer in 2010. Fortunately, my doctors detected it “relatively early.” Now in my seventh year in remission, I feel lucky and thankful that I was able to beat cancer. [...]

29 10, 2018

Marci’s Story

By |2018-10-29T13:38:29+00:00October 29th, 2018|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Marci’s Story

  It was a shock as we have no history of breast cancer in our family. I suddenly went from a very healthy, 45-year-old woman, to 45-year-old women with Stage 2 Triple Negative Breast cancer. Something I knew nothing about. I was diagnosed with Stage 2 triple negative breast cancer on May 8, 2017, and [...]

20 09, 2018

Amber’s Story

By |2018-09-12T12:09:53+00:00September 20th, 2018|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Amber’s Story

I was diagnosed on December 18, 2012, at the age of 35. I have no family history and tested negative for the BRCA gene. Self-examination led to early detection. On February 14, 2013, I had a bilateral mastectomy, tissue expanders put in, and a port placed in my chest for the 16 rounds of chemo [...]