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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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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Julie Boyles

Alone. That’s how 61-year-old Julie Boyles will tell you she got through her first breast cancer diagnosis. But, when Julie was diagnosed a second time a few years later, she…
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Michelle Urke

Michelle Urke

When she found a lump on her breast at the age of 46, Michelle Urke assumed she was too young to have breast cancer. But, a friend her age had…
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