Survivor Stories

The American Cancer Society predicts that there will be 192,370 new diagnoses of breast cancer in 2009 alone.

Heather Ray, Angie Knoechel and Karen Woodworth were diagnosed and chose to fight back.

These local Cincinnati breast cancer survivors share their touching stories of hope, as they strive to beat cancer for themselves and help others that have been affected. There are thousands of stories of triumph over breast cancer due to today’s advanced medical research and care.

The Spin for the Cure and Susan G. Komen for the Cure provide the opportunity for people to fight back.
Each day, neighbors, friends and family members struggle to fight the disease, and you can help.
Read our survivor stories and join us in the fight against breast cancer through Spin for the Cure.

Karen, Heather and Angie are Cincinnati survivors who fight each day to combat breast cancer.
Have a survivor story of your own to share? Share it here.

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