Stories from women like you.

A cancer diagnosis is a difficult and life changing situation for anyone, and it can also be an isolating experience. In addition to the support from friends and family, sharing experiences and learning from others with similar obstacles can be invaluable.

Here are some of our Sisterhood stories.

Ann’s Cancer Journey

Ann’s intuition told her something wasn’t right. A call to her doctor confirmed her worse fears. Today, she is grateful to have discovered a place where people dedicate their lives to helping patients save theirs.

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Holly’s Cancer Journey

A moment she’ll never forget. That’s how Holly describes the start of her cancer journey. Then, she discovered a sisterhood that comforted her during the darkest days. It was the start of her incredible survivor story.

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Tonja’s Cancer Journey

Being a mom and a business owner, Tonja’s schedule is hectic. However, after discovering something was wrong, she learned the importance of making time to get screened. Now, she is an advocate for early detection and prevention efforts within the community.

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Lisa’s Cancer Journey

Her daughter’s pink soccer jersey in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month simply read “Mom.” It was an unforgettable moment for Lisa, whose breast cancer fight began with a routine mammogram.

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Lindsey’s Cancer Journey

Lindsey thought she had a cyst. When she received the shocking news it was cancer, Lindsey benefited from a world-class team by her side. Today, she’s a proud member of a sisterhood of survivors – and grateful for the life-saving care she received.

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DeAnna’s Cancer Journey

While her breast cancer diagnosis rocked DeAnna’s world, it was her fear of losing her hair that really shook DeAnna. That’s when her circle of family and friends rallied around her – helping DeAnna find beauty despite the situation. Their simple acts of kindness helped DeAnna discover the blessing of a sisterhood.

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Ruth’s Cancer Journey

Ruth is focused on the future. And, she credits the Cancer Center will helping her have hope despite her cancer diagnosis. Today, Ruth shares her story about how a free after-hours screening saved her life.

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Tanty’s Cancer Journey

Tanty is a fighter. In fact, she’s a two-time cancer survivor. With her cancer in remission, Tanty was too busy to let side effects from her cancer fight get in her way of living life. That’s when the team at Woman’s Center for Wellness stepped in to help Tanty enjoy being cancer-free.

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Surviving and Thriving: Words from our BBC Models

A special night in Baton Rouge celebrates survivorship and raises awareness about the importance of early cancer detection. Survivors share their stories and why they’re thankful for a sisterhood.

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