Told She Was “Too Young” For Breast Cancer, Survivor, Missy Peters, Urges Women Under 40: “Touch Your Boobs, Know The Terrain”

Published Jul 20, 2020

Told She Was “Too Young” For Breast Cancer, Survivor, Missy Peters, Urges Women Under 40: “Touch Your Boobs, Know The Terrain”

For the 11,000 women under 40 who are diagnosed with breast cancer each year, self-exams can be lifesaving. With her 'Breast Cancer Portrait Project' this photographer aims to get the word out.

NOW
PLAYING
“Have You Gotten Yours, Ladies?” Sharon Stone's Hospital Bed Photo Reminding Us to Get Our Mammograms Is Spot-On
NOW
PLAYING
Comedian Tig Notaro Beat Breast Cancer & Says She's “In the Healthiest, Strongest Place I’ve Been in Years"
NOW
PLAYING
Olivia Newton-John Launches Foundation to Help Others With Cancer Live a "Happier, Healthier, Kinder Existence"
NOW
PLAYING
30% of Women Say They Have Delayed Mammograms Due to COVID-19, 45% Tell SurvivorNet They’re Now More Nervous About Going to the Doctor
NOW
PLAYING
Worrying Lumps Misdiagnosed as Just Fat, But They Were Cancer & Now a 28-Year-Old Woman Is Fighting for Her Life
NOW
PLAYING
5 Popular Breast Cancer Myths Debunked
×

Introducing, the Journey Bar

Use this bar to access information about the steps in your cancer journey.