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Fight Like a Girl’s collection of Power Stories are written and shared by real women who have overcome cancer or who are still battling their health adversary every day. The cancer stories found here are a source of empowerment and education, teaching women key signs and symptoms of the many different forms of cancer as well as how to take care of oneself throughout the treatment process. Survivor stories are equally powerful, written by women who now advocate for others still in the fight against a form of cancer or other detrimental illness.

Read the inspirational cancer stories below to find the support you need in your battle, or the final push to share your story with us. Immerse yourself in our community of warriors and join in — we can’t wait to meet and celebrate you.

Alexis’s Story (Endometriosis)

Hi everyone, I had an unexpected life event recently. For some time now, I’ve been experiencing pain in my abdomen area. This was causing me to be physically sick almost every single day of the month over the last ten months. When it first began, I thought that I might …

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Hailey’s Story (Endometriosis)

Sometimes the hardest decision and the right decision are the same thing. Today I had to make one of the toughest and scariest decisions of my entire life, one that no other 27-year-old should ever have to make. At 15:45 this afternoon, I was approved for surgery, but the decision was …

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Elaina’s Story (Endometriosis)

Battling this since I was 12, I have been told many things by many different doctors. Just some examples: “You’re too young to have this.” “Scientifically, your problems can’t exist.” “It’s just a coincidence you landed in the ER.” Et cetera. Let me be clear. If you feel something is …

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Channyn’s Story (Endometriosis)

My Endometriosis story began when I was eleven. However, I didn’t even hear of the word until I was twenty-one. I’m sharing my story to bring awareness to this disease. I try my best to be accurate with any medical information or statistics, but if I’m wrong about anything, please let …

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Dianna’s Story (Endometriosis)

My doctors just diagnosed me with endometriosis. We decided to take a conservative therapy approach, despite the horrible monthly pain, because I have not had children yet. In the last couple weeks since my diagnosis though, because of increased pain and the pain medication not relieving me yet, they have …

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Beth’s Story (Endometriosis)

I’ve battled through depression, and I’ve battled anxiety disorder, featuring panic attacks that can only be described as debilitating. And now I have to fight endometriosis, and I’m tired of fighting what is now a trifecta of “you got to be kidding me.” I first started having endo pain about …

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