Female Celebrities Who Battled And Survived Breast Cancer
January 24, 2018
Breast cancer is, unfortunately, the most common type of cancer in women with 1 out of every 4 cancer patients having this type. It causes around half million deaths each year, and the fight against this serious illness should be society's primary concern.
Celebrities that have battled breast cancer.
Much like all other illnesses, breast cancer is non-discriminatory when it comes to being rich or famous. Many well-known women have suffered or continue to suffer from this terrible disease. On the good side, these women have turned their fight into a good thing by raising awareness and giving support and inspiration to other women that are afflicted.
The stories of celebrities battling cancer are not only touching but are also a reminder that this could happen to anyone, and the main thing is to never lose faith.
1. Sheryl Crow
Singer Sheryl Crow had a lumpectomy in 2006 after being diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS). She used her experience to help others, and opened the Sheryl Crow Imaging Center at Funk's Pink Lotus Breast Center.