For Michele Harrison, it was a simple nightmare to get diagnosed by breast cancer soon after she returned from her honeymoon leisure in November 2005. She was diagnosed by stage IIb breast cancer, soon after which she underwent bilateral mastectomies in the year 2005 and 2006 followed by the reconstruction in 2007.
October brings in the new ways to raise the much-needed awareness about breast cancer. With 1 in every 8 women in the US being diagnosed with Breast cancer, it hails to be of high importance to educate and inspire women towards this awareness drive.
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