18 01, 2017

Elaine’s Story

By | 2017-01-24T13:45:12+00:00 January 18th, 2017|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Elaine’s Story

I was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 2009 which reoccurred in 2013, then I decided to have a mastectomy. The Breast Cancer Charities of America was there for me, eliminating the worry of paying my living expenses so I could focus on getting well. I feel blessed to have had their support as well [...]

30 12, 2016

Gloria Perry

By | 2017-04-11T19:24:11+00:00 December 30th, 2016|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Gloria Perry

I was diagnosed with Stage II Breast Cancer in April of 2016. The year was hard, but thankfully I finished my last radiation treatment on December 12th, just in time for the holidays. After I was diagnosed, I had to change my lifestyle. Some of the biggest changes I had to make was eating healthier, [...]

18 11, 2016

Shanita’s Story

By | 2016-11-18T13:14:40+00:00 November 18th, 2016|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Shanita’s Story

I was diagnosed in December of 2015. My breast cancer had metastasized to my liver. My primary care doctor referred me to an oncologist. He immediately drew out a plan to help me. I have under gone 5 month of the strongest chemo, have lot 42 pounds and have lost my hair. I had surgery [...]

18 11, 2016

Samantha’s Story

By | 2016-11-18T13:08:15+00:00 November 18th, 2016|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Samantha’s Story

I truly thought my family & I had been through it all (medically speaking), especially my mom and I. I was born with cleft lip and palate and have spent every summer recovering from one surgery after another. My mom has asthma, a week immune system and just recently had several operations on her foot [...]

18 11, 2016

Michele’s Story

By | 2016-11-18T13:09:14+00:00 November 18th, 2016|Survivor Stories|Comments Off on Michele’s Story

I am a widow and single mother. I was diagnosed with Invasive Ductal Carcinoma Stage IIB in February. Immediately m work hours were reduced due to the fact that I had to go to so many appointments for testing and to meet new doctors, such as the breast surgeon and oncologist. I was also seeking [...]