One of the things we’ve always tried to do is help others with our story. Whether it’s with the infertility issues, whether it’s with the breast cancer, we said we’re gonna turn these negatives into positives. And if we can help others by sharing our story, then it’s worth it.
The most important thing in illness is never to lose heart.
Never, never, never give up.
My wish is that all all women age 20 and above perform monthly breast self-examinations.
–Olivia Newton John
My cancer scare changed my life. I’m grateful for every new, healthy day I have. It has helped me prioritize my life. –Olivia Newton-John
I’m not afraid of death because I don’t believe in it.
It’s just getting out of one car, and into another.
― John Lennon
When I went public with my breast cancer diagnosis six weeks ago, the overwhelming outpouring of love, prayers and support really helped me heal faster. I want to make sure to thank everyone.
Breast cancer is something we’ve all been touched by in some way or another,” “‘I’m Gonna Love You Through It’ is a song I hope will provide positivity and strength to those going through the struggle.
–Martina McBride (on her new hit song I’m Gonna Love You Through It.)
We are a testament to the importance of early detection and new treatments. I encourage all women everywhere to advocate for themselves and for their future. See your doctor and be proactive about your health.
Breast cancer deaths in America have been declining for more than a decade. Much of that success is due to early detection and better treatments for women. I strongly encourage women to get a mammogram.
Having had cancer, one important thing to know is you’re still the same person at the end. You’re stripped down to near zero. But most people come out the other end feeling more like themselves than ever before.
I was just shaking and then also immediately, I had to go into ‘take-care-of-business-mode’ which included a change to a more healthy diet.
– Christina Applegate