We are all warriors against breast cancer. Are you personally battling breast cancer? Are you a survivor? Have you watched a friend or a loved one be a warrior against this disease? Athena® water wants to hear your story.

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Sponser Me to fight breast cancer!!!

I saw Kellies piece on the Ellen show about her and her friend Summer and it touched my heart. It got me thinking of what more I could do to help find a cure for breast cancer. I generally send in donations every year by purchasing a license plate for my car, and purchasing things that have the ribbon on them so the proceeds go to help. I have even gotten a ribbon with wings tattooed on my arm, that is how much passion I have...
 

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BY THE GRACE OF GOD I AM ALIVE..

THIS IS MY BREAST CANCER SURVIVAL STORY, LONG AND DETAILED AS IT MIGHT BE, IT IS MY STORY SO LET IT BE, I AM PROUD. I AM ME. WRITTEN BY: BONNIE LEE TEAM LEADER OF BONNIES BOOB BRIGADE MAKING STRIDES AGAINST BREAST CANCER.
Five years ago I found out that I inherited the BRCA 2 mutation gene. A positive test result like this raises questions and choices that can be overwhelming. “This literally...
 

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Warrior

In May 2010 I was diagnoised with breast cancer. By June I had a lumpectomy and the removal of 10 lymph nodes. Stage 2, Triple-negative breast cancer. 2 lymph nodes were affected. I immediately went into chemotherapy, and from there, radiation. Now, 18 months past treatments, I finally can say I am free from most of the effects. Every 3 month visit comes up clean, despite my frantic and...

 

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Survivor

My name is Nancy Knowles. I am a current survivor of breast cancer. I live in Maine and wanted to let you to how proud I am of you that you shaved you head when your friend did hers. That support means so much. Unfortunately, it seems that I have exhausted my options and if this last chemo doesn't work, I just have to buy my days and go one by one. My hopes and prayers are with Summer. It is my hope that her outcome will...

 

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A Mothers Worst Fear

I would like to thank you for posting the touching video of Kellie supporting her friend Summer by shaving her head. I am a 28 year old mom of 4 girls, ages 6-1. I was diagnosed with 3 types of breast cancer this past July, invasive ductale carsinoma, DCIS which consumed my entire right breast, and mammory pagets disease. 12 of my lymph nodes were involved. I had a double mastectomy in August.
My daughter, Misty, is...

 

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The Most Important Thing in Illness is Never to Lose Heart

Sometimes being strong is facing the one thing you fear the most. I am 25 years old and was diagnosed with Stage 1 breast cancer. Fortunately, this past July 2012 I beat it. After my lumpectomy I tried to bury my thoughts, feelings and the fact that I actually had breast cancer. But facing it was the one thing that made me stronger.

I look at life through a whole new set of eyes. Nothing to me is...

 

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2 time survivor here

I think this is awesome what Kellie Pickler did for her friend; I’m a 2 time cancer survivor of breast cancer. All my sisters were there with me and they were awesome, thank god for my family and friends at this time because it was so hard going thru all of it: the chemo, the radiation and the surgery, but God was with me every step of the way. l had great doctors and...

 

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For my Mother Amber Ka Lee

 I am submitting this story in response to seeing a photo of Kellie Pickler after shaving her head in support of her childhood friend with Breast Cancer.  One year ago on 2/23/2011 my Mother, Amber Ka Lee, was diagnosed with an invasive ductal carcinoma in her right breast.  Lymph node biopsies indicated some, but not all nodes were affected and as a precaution she underwent a double mastectomy along...

 

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I Heart Boobs for Breast Cancer Awareness!

My name is Erica Prestwood and I am part of team called Muffin's Crew for the American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer. Breast Cancer affected my family when I was in high school when my mother was diagnosed at a young age of 41. My mother showed me what strength and courage was during her fight with cancer. I am blessed today to still have her as a survivor of 15 years because of the early detection and...

 

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I Thought I Was Too Young To Have Breast Cancer

I'm 33 years old and have never had a mastectomy.  A few months ago I found a lump. That lump turned out to be an uncommon type of breast cancer. The first doctor said it was mastitis. The next doctor realized it wasn't normal and did something about it. Here are the details on my cancer. My big reminder is this: You are NOT too young to have breast cancer. Check yourself and if you find something get...