Skip to main content

Jackie, NY

Jackie, NY

I was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and it first felt as if someone had stolen my identity. Initially, all my family and I expected was to have the mass removed from my breast. But further testing had revealed that I had to go through chemotherapy and radiation to prevent a more aggressive cancer from occurring.

What lies ahead is a trial of faith and courage, but we are surviving together as a family. My cancer diagnosis brought us closer as my lifestyle’s changed. Although cancer is such a dreaded disease, it taught us all to appreciate things more. It’s ironic that I’ve spent my whole life complaining about my hair; something I took for granted. I’d love the option for a bad hair day now! We need to appreciate what we have while we have it. I’m not sure where my future lies ahead, but no one does! If you, a family member, or a friend is currently battling cancer, just try to remain positive and lean on others for support. Good luck with this speed bump in your life! -Jackie, NY

YOUR MESSAGE- "We need to appreciate what we have while we have it!"

Share Your Story

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Your Cart

Your cart is currently empty.
Click here to continue shopping.
Thanks for contacting us! We'll get back to you shortly. Thanks for subscribing Thanks! We will notify you when it becomes available! The max number of items have already been added There is only one item left to add to the cart There are only [num_items] items left to add to the cart