22 05, 2018

Damara’s Story

By | 2018-05-22T16:29:38+00:00 May 22nd, 2018|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Damara’s Story

My name is Damara. In Mid-January 2018, I was diagnosed with Metaplastic Breast Cancer and have been on treatment since at the Firelands Cancer Center in Ohio. The most effective lifestyle changes that have helped me stay physically and mentally strong are laughter, music, and positive energy! My friends and family have been my biggest [...]

15 05, 2018

Elizabeth’s Story

By | 2018-05-22T09:13:06+00:00 May 15th, 2018|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Elizabeth’s Story

My name is Elizabeth. I was diagnosed with breast cancer on October 3, 2017. I had my first mammogram a week before that. I  decided to have a mastectomy with nipple sparing on only the side with cancer. My last surgery is coming up next week. I have really tried to adopt a healthier lifestyle. I [...]

3 05, 2018

Tacoa’s Story

By | 2018-05-03T09:39:49+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Tacoa’s Story

My name is Tacoa, and I was diagnosed with breast cancer in November 2015. I am currently going through treatment and just a few days ago I went through reconstructive surgery. I have had a double mastectomy and lumpectomy in the past few months. One of the biggest lifestyle changes I have adopted since being diagnosed [...]

26 04, 2018

Deborah’s Story

By | 2018-04-26T09:28:12+00:00 April 26th, 2018|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Deborah’s Story

I was diagnosed with breast cancer on June 23, 2017, and I am currently in treatment. Being diagnosed with breast cancer affects so many parts of your life and causes you to change so many aspects. The biggest change was the lifestyle change that I have made. I knew that I must keep God and [...]

19 04, 2018

Erica’s Story

By | 2018-04-19T10:08:47+00:00 April 19th, 2018|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Erica’s Story

I was first diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer on June 1, 2016, so I will always be in treatment, unfortunately. Upon receiving this diagnosis, I learned that I had an enormous support group filled with friends, family, and even strangers. They have made things easier, but the most joy that has been brought to me [...]