News — breast cancer

Cancer Awareness Podcast with Sheri Lynch: Cancer Messed With The Wrong Team

Cancer Awareness Podcast with Sheri Lynch: Cancer Messed With The Wrong Team

“A different spin on the way we talk about this battle, this struggle that we have with cancer. All cancer. Pediatric, breast cancer, bone cancer. Children, adults, your aging parents. Everyone.” The Cancer Messed With... brand was inspired by one little girl's fight with cancer. Her story of awe-inspiring strength. Her story of a family that wouldn't back down. A community that lifted them up. Most everyone has been touched by cancer in some way. Everyone has a story. This brand is the message behind each one of those stories. Each awe-inspiring story of cancer fighters and the people that...

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Cancer Messed With With The Wrong Girl

Cancer Messed With With The Wrong Girl

Our hearts go out to Cancer Messed With... supporter Laura who lost her Grandmother to lung cancer. Just last week she posted this photo of her and her grandmother while visiting her in the hospital. Her grandmother was both a cancer fighter & survivor. “My grandma is currently battling lung cancer. She has already beaten it once before along with breast cancer! She is my biggest inspiration into why I pursued oncology nursing. I have the privilege of working with the best healthcare team at Carolinas HealthCare System CMC-Main, where I’m blessed to care for the strongest individuals I know.”

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Cancer Messed With The Wrong Mom

Cancer Messed With The Wrong Mom

“Two years ago my life changed. I was diagnosed with breast cancer after having a routine mammogram. This past year has had quite a few bumps in the road. I had 2 more surgeries and a couple of scares that turned out to be nothing (thank God)! I lost a great man, my father-in-law, to cancer. We battled and had treatments together. Such a hard time that was! The last months I have felt great! I still run and work out like crazy! It helps keep my mind clear! I truly can say I soak up and enjoy every day....

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#PenneyStrong: The inspiration & promise behind the fight

#PenneyStrong: The inspiration & promise behind the fight

A sister's inspiration behind her family's fight with cancer... "This is the face of cancer. Anne Pickett; my beautiful sister, my best friend, my soulmate. Once the manager of First Bank's HWY 52 branch and an active member of the Stanly County Rotary Club and community, Anne was diagnosed with invasive stage IV metastatic breast cancer at 35-years-YOUNG. All of this only 6 months after giving birth to her first child. Our family learned a hard lesson fast - cancer doesn't discriminate. For over two years... 26 months... 769 days... 18,456 hours... nearly 1,107, 360 seconds, Anne has courageously faced...

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