MY LIFE - Stories

Katherine Couvillon

In the spring of 2011, I started having random shoots of pain in my left breast. Everyone gets unexplainable aches and pains, but I had a...
MY LIFE - Stories

Colleen Duffey

My name is Colleen Duffey.  I am a wife and mother, who was diagnosed with Stage IV Breast cancer at the age of 32, in December 2012. I...
MY LIFE - Stories

Vera Pereskokova

It was March 2012 and I was 28 years old. I was getting dressed in my hotel room (I am a healthcare consultant and spend most weeks...
MY LIFE - Stories

Shonte Drakeford

My heart is open to the potential that exists when I strive to keep on surviving!!! This journey is unique and isn’t easy but I take what...
Breast Cancer Toolkit - Survivorship

Caregiver Support

While it is meaningful to take care of someone with breast cancer, it can be tough emotionally to care for someone you love, living with a...
Breast Cancer Toolkit - Survivorship

Holistic & Integrative Health

Chemotherapy and other cancer treatments are prescribed by your doctor to treat and hopefully eliminate the cancer in your body. However,...
Breast Cancer Toolkit - Survivorship

Diet & Nutrition

Nutrition and diet, combined with a consistent exercise regimen will make you feel and look better, and will help your body recover. Try to...
Breast Cancer Toolkit - Wellness & Prevention

Healthy Lifestyle

Maintaining a healthy weight, exercising and eating balanced meals are crucial to being healthy. With a healthy lifestyle, you are in a...
Breast Cancer Toolkit - Wellness & Prevention

Screening & Testing

Part of being proactive about your health, whether you are cancer-free, currently in treatment, or a survivor, is scheduling...
Breast Cancer Toolkit - Wellness & Prevention

Early Detection

It is important to detect breast cancer as early as possible. The sooner it is detected, the faster the doctor can determine the right...