Pink Lemonade Project will occasionally document the stories of how people are affected by breast cancer.

Survivors and their families, providers, and friends band together to fight off breast cancer. Each has an incredibly personal perspective on the journey from diagnosis, treatment, and recovery. These are their stories.

 

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Shirley Loesch

Shirley, is an active, intelligent, go-getter woman. But, July 2008 was very difficult when she learned she had Stage 2 breast cancer. After absorbing the news with her family, friends,…
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Nadia Williams

As a traveling chef at amazing resorts, Nadia returned to her hometown, Portland, Oregon in September 2020. She returned for a special someone and her family during the pandemic and…
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Britten Witherspoon

Shortly before her 42nd birthday, Britten Witherspoon found a gumball-sized lump on her breast, which a biopsy later revealed to be Stage III, Triple Negative Breast Cancer. Britten’s treatment included…
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Shelli Smith

Shelli Smith, 57, remembers spending her 55th birthday in the hospital. She had just been diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer, and her initial treatment was radiation to her spine to…
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