Survivor Stories2017-10-11T11:59:35+00:00

Liette – Spotlight Survivor


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Cora’s Story

July 12th, 2018|Comments Off on Cora’s Story

My name is Cora, I am 50 years old and live in Seal Cove, Maine. I was first diagnosed with IDC breast cancer in April of 2015. After 2 lumpectomies, 4 rounds of chemo, and a [...]

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Adriana’s Story

June 28th, 2018|Comments Off on Adriana’s Story

When my mom was diagnosed with breast cancer it felt as if someone had stolen our sense of security and comfort. At first, all we expected was for my mother to have the mass removed [...]

Marilyn’s Story

June 5th, 2018|Comments Off on Marilyn’s Story

My name is Marilyn. I was first diagnosed in July 2005 which is when I had my lumpectomy. Unfortunately, I had a reoccurrence in 2010, where a double mastectomy coincidentally on Mother’s Day. When I [...]

Wanda’s Story

May 29th, 2018|Comments Off on Wanda’s Story

My name is Wanda. I was diagnosed on December 29, 2017. I am currently in chemotherapy. I was 48 when I was diagnosed, after having all of my yearly mammograms. When I got the call [...]

Damara’s Story

May 22nd, 2018|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 [...]

Elizabeth’s Story

May 15th, 2018|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 [...]

Tacoa’s Story

May 3rd, 2018|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 [...]

Deborah’s Story

April 26th, 2018|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 [...]

Erica’s Story

April 19th, 2018|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 [...]

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Dana’s Story

April 5th, 2018|Comments Off on Dana’s Story

It was June 2017 and by chance, I found a large soft lump in my breast while showering because one day I just happened to use my hand and not the shower poof I usually [...]

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Lois’s Story

March 29th, 2018|Comments Off on Lois’s Story

My name is Lois and I was diagnosed with cancer not too long ago, back in November of 2017. I am currently in treatment and in order or me to stay strong mentally and [...]

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May’s Story

March 14th, 2018|Comments Off on May’s Story

My journey with breast cancer began when I was diagnosed with breast cancer in June of 2016. I have done around 5 months of Chemo, which I got done in January of 2017. I [...]

Joyce’s Story

March 8th, 2018|Comments Off on Joyce’s Story

I was diagnosed with breast cancer at the beginning of November 2017. I noticed I had a lump and burning sensation, so getting a mammogram was a top priority for me! I went and had [...]

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Sonya’s Story

February 8th, 2018|Comments Off on Sonya’s Story

My name is Sonya and I was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer on April 26, 2017. Shortly after I started treatment, I received the most thoughtful care package, I'm not sure how, but [...]

Patricia’s Story

February 1st, 2018|Comments Off on Patricia’s Story

I was first diagnosed with breast cancer in April. On top of being born with a heart defect and having 3 heart surgeries, I now face breast cancer. I was scheduled for a lumpectomy [...]