From getting diagnosed with breast cancer to getting a new perspective on life. Hear the intimate stories from women who know what it’s like.
" I think your lust for life grows when you've had death this close and it all ends with no, not today."
"I found a few pictures online of women without breasts. They looked strong, I wanted to be like them."
"No matter what is pumped into my body, my body is a natural survivor. And this new woman keeps going on."
"Before cancer I hated my breasts. Now I accept them and as long as they don't try to kill me, I'll like them."
"I've learnt a lot from this. It has changed me. I've become more confident and wise."
" I decided right away that I might look ill, but I am not going to be ill. Today I am a better version of myself."
"The doctor said that I was there in the nick of time. Seek help as soon as you notice anything."
"As far as I can tell now, I'm still in the midst of my life. All thanks to medical research."
"When they finally removed my breast, I was prepared and decided to enjoy life."
"The postive aspect of this is that I found an inner strenght I didn't think I had."
Check your breasts
Today is the day to start checking your breasts. We will guide you in how to do it.