It was a day like any other for Ingrid. She was going through her normal routine and while in the shower she examined her breasts for lumps on a whim.
Breast Cancer Stories for Long Beach Memorial
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Early detection is a woman’s best defense against breast cancer, which threatens the lives of one in eight women.
With a maternal grandmother, mother and aunt who developed breast cancer at an early age, Tara Stein had been on the alert for the disease.
Mia found a lump one morning on her breast when she got out of the shower. She stood there silently wondering, could this really mean breast cancer?