"I Was Lucky I Was Breastfeeding": A Woman Shares How Nursing Her Baby Helped Her Find Out She Was In A Horrifying Condition
September 24, 2018 14:57
How breastfeeding helped save Rebecca’s life
Rebecca Larter and her partner Andrew Llewellyn were overjoyed when they welcomed their daughter, Tavia, on August 30, 2013. The couple was enjoying parenthood, but six months after their baby girl was born, they received earth-shattering news: Rebecca had breast cancer, and it was very aggressive.
When Rebecca found a small lump close to her left nipple, she thought it was a blocked milk duct. But the lump felt hard, so the woman went to have it checked.