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Debbie’s Story (Breast Cancer)

Ten years ago found out I had invasive ducal carcinoma. Opted for a double mastectomy and 7 rounds of chemo. Doctors told me I had a 95 percent chance of not ever having cancer again. This summer I started having trouble with my shoulder and went through tons of tests …

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Diana’s Story (Breast Cancer)

My name is Diana Jimenez. My sister, Sonia Jimenez, was diagnosed with Triple Negative stage 2 Invasive Ductal Carcinoma in Feb. 2010. She received 6 treatments of Taxol/AC and a mastectomy of the left breast. She did not require any radiation treatments. I was there with her for every treatment. …

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Kari’s Story (Endometriosis)

I remember reading through the stories on here a few months ago and thinking that I would one day add mine. I believe I’ve been suffering from endometriosis since shortly after my first period at the age of 9. I always had terrible period pain, but like many other young …

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Linda’s Story (Uterine Cancer)

It was April 2013. I was having major pain in my abdomen for months. I didn’t have health insurance so I was driving back and forth from my home to a county hospital multiple times a week without any answers from doctors. Finally, that October, I received a diagnosis and …

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Stefania’s Story (Breast Cancer)

I fought this disease at age 32 with all my heart. Since 2011, I have been stronger and see life very differently and understand the true values. Stefania France Submitted 10/25/2014 The informational content of this article is intended to convey a personal experience and, because every person’s experience is unique, should not …

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