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In their own words.

Find inspiring stories from others with similar journeys.

“Why did my body need to scream at me this way? How could I make things right in my...”

Alissa

“I was nervous to tell people as I was embarrassed but then my neighbors told me that...”

Vikki

“The thing that has given me the most hope, the most fortitude in my most challenging...”

Emily

“My hope is to shed light on the issues faced by young women, young marriages, and...”

Jasmine

“Cancer taught me so much. I know now that I am strong and a fighter. I had cancer....”

Comeshia

Be in the Know

Find new inspiration, health articles & hot topics.

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Living Young and Metastatic

One of the most difficult parts of living with metastatic breast cancer in my thirties has been the challenge of explaining my symptoms and side effects. I don’t always fully understand them myself.

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Summit 2020 Travel Tips: Affordable ways to get to L.A.

Thinking about planning your trip to Los Angeles for the 2020 Summit? Check out these nine travel hacks to get the most bang for your buck.

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4 Things to Know About Grief & Breast Cancer – and What You Can Do to Help

Coping with grief can be a major struggle for young women with breast cancer. Learn about this kind of grief, and how you can help.

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Tour de Pink: Why I Ride

There are so many great stories about why our riders do this ride each year. Here are just a few that we'd like to share with you.

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Cancer in Young Women and Your Breast Health

I always thought breast cancer was a disease that only impacted women my mother or grandmothers age. But breast cancer is the most common cancer in women ages 15 to 39.

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Right to Try: What Does it Mean for You?

The Right to Try law allows terminally ill patients to request an investigational drug directly from a pharmaceutical company after Phase I clinical trials.

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young women affected by breast cancer were supported by YSC in the past year. 100% of your donation helps us ensure that no young woman faces breast cancer alone.

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