You hear the number one in eight. That’s the number of women who will battle breast cancer in her lifetime. Francis Scott recently found out she is one of those women.

A breast cancer diagnosis comes with a lot of emotions. Going through cancer is stressful. And that’s why it’s so important to have a good support system.

It is the most common cancer in women around the world. Every two minutes, a woman in the United States is diagnosed with breast cancer.

We want to introduce you to a woman who’s been a volunteer with the American Cancer Society for 10 years. But her connection to cancer started several years ago, even before her own fight with breast cancer.

Hearing the words “breast cancer” is terrifying. Waiting for test results is agonizing. Then there is the difficult decision of moving forward with a lumpectomy or mastectomy.