Breast cancer survivor stresses need for screening


Jewish breast cancer survivor Carolyn Newman of Plantation teamed with Dr. Heather Wright, director of Breast Surgery Oncology at Memorial Hospital in “A Breast Cancer Symposium” that took place recently at Temple Bat Yam in Fort Lauderdale. The program was organized by the temple Sisterhood specifically to encourage women to …

Breast cancer survivor: Janet Sheppard

Marla Hardee Milling, Citizen-Times correspondent Published 9:50 a.m. ET Oct. 12, 2017 Janet Sheppard, the RN Director at Park Ridge hospital in Hendersonville, and a breast cancer survivor.(Photo: Matt Burkhartt/mburkhartt@citizen-times.com)Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of profiles of breast cancer survivors, marking Breast Cancer Awareness Month.Having a …

Breast Cancer Survivor Pays Bills of Breast Cancer Patients During Treatment

Molly MacDonald was between jobs when she was diagnosed with early stage breast cancer in 2005. Unable to work to pay the mortgage and other bills while undergoing two surgeries and six weeks of daily radiation treatments, the mother of five felt completely overwhelmed. Then her house was foreclosed and …

10-Year-Old Breast Cancer Survivor Embraces Life While Inspiring Others

A Utah girl who was one of the youngest people in the world ever to be diagnosed with breast cancer is still doing well almost two years after a mastectomy and has become a “quiet inspiration” to thousands, says her mother. With the arrival of October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, “we’d …

Breast Cancer: Early Detection & Screening Is Key—and It Is Not Just for Women

“October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Now is a good reminder to check in with your healthcare professional and make sure you are paying attention to your body.” October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and a good reminder that early detection is …English Gardens Round Up Your Purchase Program To Benefit …

Breast cancer survivor uses social media to empower others

NEW MADRID COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - The Heartland will be showered with pink during the month of October in honor of beast cancer awareness month.It’s a disease that touches so many lives.One beast cancer survivor in New Madrid County is now turning to social media to share her story in …

Breast Cancer Survivor Neighbors: Annie (

Thomas James, WUSA 11:16 AM. EDT October 06, 2017 WASHINGTON (WUSA9) — All this month at WUSA9, we are featuring our neighbors here in the Washington DC region who are living with and surviving breast cancer.  You can see these stories…

Two time breast cancer survivor says her cancer was nothing compared to her childs

Blair Wheeler, WUSA 1:48 PM. EDT October 09, 2017 Pink Ribbon with HOPE wooden letters,Breast cancerawareness (Photo: ThitareeSarmkasat, Thitaree Sarmkasat) …