Stories of the Girls

Tag used for the “Stories of the Girls” oncology campaign

“I am their advocate, educator, nurse and friend” 
“I am their advocate, educator, nurse and friend”
A nurse navigator explains her role in supporting patients diagnosed with breast cancer.
Why I have the best job in the world 
Why I have the best job in the world
A nurse navigator shares her experiences and explains what she views as the most powerful moment in the cancer journey.
Cancer survivor shares year-long journey 
Cancer survivor shares year-long journey
Elida Cano has had a busy year, from a mammogram to chemo to multiple surgeries. But now she’s cancer-free.
“If you haven’t had your mammogram, go get your mammogram” 
“If you haven’t had your mammogram, go get your mammogram”
Jennifer Bonenfant thought she was too busy to get a mammogram so she skipped it for a few years. Then she found a lump.
Should all women be tested for BRCA mutations? 
Should all women be tested for BRCA mutations?
Researchers say it’s only necessary for certain populations or those with a specific health history.
Helping women kick cancer’s butt  Featured
Helping women kick cancer’s butt
After a special gift from a friend helped her through cancer treatment, Lauren Truelock wanted to give back.
A three-in-one surgery for breast cancer 
A three-in-one surgery for breast cancer
Three physicians collaborated to help a mom get back to her active lifestyle just days after surgery.