"I try to make women more aware that we have to take our own health in our hands, get our mammograms, and to stay on top of any type of change in our breasts."
"The more I learned that I was going to be doing everything, the more I learned to let certain things go. That chore? That'll be there. The best thing I can do is spend time with him."
"Opening my life up to others allowed me to face it head on. I didn't stop pursuing my education, my desire to volunteer, and my political activism. I continued to push forward."