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Three Black Women, One Diagnosis: ‘Not Only Did The Biopsy Come Back Positive But Turns Out The Cancer Had Spread’

BET
 2021-10-28

Cover picture for the articleThis year for Breast Cancer Awareness Month BET.com interviewed three women about their diagnosis and subsequent treatment. This is Erika Wimms' story. Thelma P. Brown and Kamesha Miles' stories are equally inspiring. Fourteen years ago, I was walking down the school hallway where I taught and felt a sharp...

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nona
10-29

Warrior that you are. My story is similar. 1996 I was 36 found a lump, mammo surgeon and surgery within 13 days. Found to be stage 3. Chemo radiation all was good for 18.5 years identical cells found in my sacrum. Now stage 4 since 2014 cancer has spread through out my bones. Now oral chemo is the norm. But so thankful and blessed to be here. Praying

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LovingJesus
10-29

I will be keeping you in my prayers cause you truly do have a testimony to tell and to share with others God Bless You

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Guest
10-29

I’m a man and I have pain and large lumps in both my breasts, no joke, noticed it about six months ago. Too scared to go to hospital, no insurance. But there is definitely something there and both hurt if pressed on or even brushing up on something.

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