Survivor Stories

Surviving Inflammatory Breast Cancer

Surviving Inflammatory Breast Cancer

How to Survive Inflammatory Breast Cancer In the 90s, the odds of surviving an Inflammatory Breast Cancer diagnosis were slim to none. Virtually no one saw this rare form of breast cancer, and it often went misdiagnosed. This is what happened to Founder of Inflammatory Breast Cancer Research Foundation Ginny […]

How to Tell Your Family That You Have Cancer

How to Tell Your Family That You Have Cancer

Advice on How to Tell Your Family That You Have Cancer When breast cancer survivor Tamara Severin got a phone call telling her that her biopsy was positive, one of her first thoughts was how she was going to break the news to those closest to her. The first person […]

A Survivor Talks About Her Breast Cancer Book Pink Lemonade

A Survivor Talks About Her Breast Cancer Book Pink Lemonade

Why Did Tamara Severin Name Her Breast Cancer Book Pink Lemonade? Survivor Tamara Severin wrote an award-winning breast cancer book called Pink Lemonade. When she was going through her breast cancer journey, she created a commentary on her experience. She began journaling her emotions and thoughts throughout her breast cancer experience. […]

How Does Someone Become a Breast Cancer Advocate?

How Does Someone Become a Breast Cancer Advocate?

How Do I Become a Breast Cancer Advocate? Cancer is by far one of the most reported diseases by women, especially breast cancer. Often times the moment that a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer, the course of her life changes forever.  Breast cancer survivors find that they have a […]

A Survivor Shares Her Breast Cancer Fears & How She Overcame Them

A Survivor Shares Her Breast Cancer Fears & How She Overcame Them

Sarah’s Breast Cancer Fears & How She Overcame Them Being diagnosed with breast cancer is one of the most frightening situations a man or woman may face in their lifetime. About 12% of women will develop breast cancer in their lifetime. The important thing is not to let the fear […]

Survivor Sarah Pascual Shares Her Breast Cancer Story

Survivor Sarah Pascual Shares Her Breast Cancer Story

Sarah’s Breast Cancer Story At 27, Sarah Pascual was working part-time as a waitress, going to nursing school full-time, an active swimmer and training for a volleyball tournament. Sounds like a lot right? Well, there was even more on Sarah’s plate when she found a lump after playing volleyball and […]