I Support Breast Cancer Awareness

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 334 People

    I Am So Fortunate

    My mom got breast cancer twice and survived. I am so lucky. I support it for her. I was there through the whole thing like when she was bald from chemo therapy. I've seen her scars from where her breasts were. when I found out she had breast cancer it was when I had come home...
    cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal
    18-21, F
    Oct 3, 2008

    Breast cancer, whether I like it

    or not, is part of my family's story. That's why I am so passionate about raising awareness, because I have seen firsthand how it can impact others. ‚ú®ūüöļ‚ú®
    3casper3 3casper3
    16-17, M
    Oct 11, 2015

    Always Have, Even More Now!

    I have always supported finding a cure for Breast cancer, it runs in my family, and now even more, my mom has breast cancer, so even more now, I am supporting it even more. I want to find a Cure for Breast cancer so bad! I want them to be able not only to treat breast cancer...
    xSilentlySufferingx xSilentlySufferingx
    18-21, F
    Apr 24, 2010

    Be careful! Some charities support horrible

    animal tests! There are some who don't test on animals though- so support them & never support a foundation that uses& abuses innocent beings. You may say "Its for a good cause." Yes im aware of that but NEVER when its hurting others who deserved to live & who feel pain. Say no...
    XXLovelyPoisonXX XXLovelyPoisonXX
    22-25, F
    Jan 23

    This Couldn't Happen To Us... But It Did.

    In February of 2009, my mother went in for her first mammogram.  I had been begging her for years to take care of herself and to see a doctor for routine screening and had finally succeeded.  There was absolutely no indication that there should be a problem.  Her doctor did a...
    EternalCynic EternalCynic
    41-45, F
    Oct 25, 2011

    October Is Here.

    A Little Reminder October is breast cancer awareness month. Every one in eight woman with suffer from breast cancer. For women in the U.S., breast cancer death rates are higher than those for any other cancer, besides lung cancer.In 2011, there were more than 2.6 million breast...
    deleted deleted
    Oct 24, 2012

    October Is Breast Cancer Awarness Month!!!

    squish a boob, save a life.
    A11K4 A11K4
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Oct 23, 2009

    My Baby's Mams's Mama Has Breast Cancer

    and she is having the first one removed soon , as the radiation has shrunk most of it , but now they are finding more of it too , it's so upsetting and sounds painful , i been supporting this cause with shirts n stuff thats pink for awhile , then slowly you know more people...
    quaalude714 quaalude714
    41-45, M
    Nov 28, 2010

    "I Support Breast Cancer Awareness"

    Every Month I give 100 to Help find a cure for breast cancer, a lot of my friends say that I am wasting my Money, to them, who Lives have not been effected by cancer, But to me, who life has been turned upside down because of it, I believe that it is worth every last penny. If I...
    DyinToBeLoved DyinToBeLoved
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 29, 2008

    I Do It For My Mom...

    My mom passed away from breast cancer when I was 14. It was and still is the hardest thing i have ever gone through. Anything that I see in stores that has to do with breast cancer or donating, i buy or donate.
    LittleFerrett LittleFerrett
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Jul 4, 2009

    I Do It For Me

    I suppport breast cancer in any way I can. 5 years ago I was diagnosed with it and today after almost 6 years I am cancer free. I owe this to all the Doctors and medical peole that helped me get through my ordeal. Without them I dont know what I would have done. Most of all I...
    61-65, F
    Oct 31, 2008

    I know several survivors.

    Brave strong women. My mom is the newest.
    grower629 grower629
    51-55, M
    1 Response Jan 19

    I have always supported finding a cure

    for Breast cancer, it runs in my family, and now even more, my mom has breast cancer, so even more now, I am supporting it even more. I want to find a Cure for Breast cancer so bad! I want them to be able not only to treat breast cancer, but to cure it!
    HisLittleAriel HisLittleAriel
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 4, 2015

    I Wear Three Pink Bracelets.....

    Three people I'm close to were diagnosed with Breast Cancer. There are a lot of miserable diseases, but I hate breast cancer the most. It hurts people physically and emotionally, leaving them scarred and sick for long periods. It humiliates and degrades them. I have lost two...
    deleted deleted
    Dec 26, 2012

    Breast Cancer Awareness, Red Cross Or Anything

    I will try to support it all, well except giving money to the poor in the streets or the poor actors of streets...either way I think its still fraud, all I can say to them is To Get a Job!! No excuses for being poor for the rest of your life!anyways I support something that was...
    Cupcake2 Cupcake2
    22-25, M
    May 15, 2011

    My sister was recently diagnosed with breast

    cancer. I'm afraid I will get it too at some point in the future, but I think this experience has the opportunity to bring us closer.
    BabyTuna BabyTuna
    46-50, F
    Nov 6, 2015

    No bra day today.....

    Just keep it cool, keep checking them on regular basis, have a good diet, exercise regularly, be happy and set them free now :)
    DrAKhanna DrAKhanna
    26-30, F
    Oct 13, 2015

    Wife's operation went well.

    They removed cancerous lump in left breast. Cancer was also in one lymph node. So they removed one. She back home recovering.
    stumpy325 stumpy325
    51-55, M
    1 Response Jul 7, 2015

    Holding On To Hope...

    My mom is a one and a half year survivor. I have never been as proud of anyone as I am of her. She was diagnosed in November of 2010. Almost exactly 3 years after her sister. No one thought it would happen to her too. But it did...and she stepped up...and she fought...and...
    BeautyEvolving BeautyEvolving
    26-30, F
    Apr 7, 2012
    lydianneverly lydianneverly
    22-25, F
    Oct 7, 2014

    Walnuts And Vitamin E May Protect Against Breast Cancer

    This is a mouse study, but mouse studies are utilized greatly because the effect of substances on mice is substantially predictive of their effect on humans. Walnuts are already known to be quite good for you. They are strongly supportive of cardiovascular health, and they triple...
    conceptualclarity conceptualclarity
    51-55, M
    1 Response Sep 6, 2011

    Self examination on regular basis is must

    for all the women. Do that please.
    aartiss aartiss
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 6, 2015

    I was 30 years old when I was diagnosed with

    breast cancer. My family had just come home from vacation, and while I was doing laundry I noticed bloody discharge coming from my left breast. I could feel a mass there, and called my doctor immediately. My local doctor referred me for a mammogram the following week at a...
    NationalBreastCancer NationalBreastCancer
    26-30, F
    Mar 9

    Get Checked

    I support Breast Cancer Awareness. I think it's very important for us women, to make sure we go for our yearly checkups to make sure we don't have breast cancer and if we do end up having it, it will then get caught early. My mother is a breast cancer survivor of a year, and went...
    Sweetheartxoxo Sweetheartxoxo
    26-30, F
    Apr 29, 2008

    Please Help Musselman's Support The Nbcf

    Hi, everyone! As some of you may know, figure skating ledged and 1968 Olympic Gold Medalist Peggy Fleming is a breast cancer survivor.  In hopes to help others, Musselman’s has partnered with Peggy to raise money for the National Breast Cancer Foundation.  In the...
    Musselmans Musselmans
    Jan 15, 2010

    I Do What I Can...no Matter How Little

    Luckily, so far, i have not had breast cancer affect me or anyone close to me.  I'm sure that makes me in the minority. I've had my first mammogram, all was well thank goodness. My own little contributions have consisted of buying a bracelet where proceeds go toward the...
    prettyinpink prettyinpink
    46-50, F
    Oct 6, 2008

    I`m A Way Too Young For This...

    I`m nearly 20,so this shoulden`t be the right time for fearing breast cancer,should it ? Still,I`m really scared and have absolutely no idea what to do... Almost 1month ago,while taking a shower,I came to discover a very hard,long lump in my right brest...So I started my...
    Lidl Lidl
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Nov 15, 2009

    In the U.S., breast cancer is the second most

    common cancer in women after skin cancer. It can occur in both men and women, but it is very rare in men. Each year there are about 230,000 new cases of breast cancer in women. early detection can save your live . self periodic test can save your live .
    BreastCancer75 BreastCancer75
    Jul 28, 2015

    I Support;

    Breat cancer runs in my family. I have 3 grandmas who've had it-all 3 strong women who survived it. I dont want to have to deal with what they went through, niether anyone i love or care about. I support awareness. I hope theres a cure in the next 5-10 years for this. I...
    BellaVara BellaVara
    18-21, F
    Oct 28, 2009

    Grandmother And Aunts

    In my family there has been a pattern of women developing cancer after they start hormone replacement therapy. IE when they take estrogen as they're going through menopause... all but one has gotten it in the form of breast cancer. My mom had her "factory" taken out after her...
    tearmedown tearmedown
    22-25, F
    Feb 14, 2011

    My grandma had breast cancer I didn't know her

    well but I loved her She was very sick so we can down to her state to visited her When we left I said I love her One day she felt better the day before that she felt bad She got out of bed and made her great homemade jelly and made it for the whole family The day after that...
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13
    13-15, F
    Sep 4, 2014
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