Home > Medical > Breast Health > Real-life story Real-life story All sections in Breast » About Breast » Breast Reconstruction » FAQs » Health Tips » Multimedia » Breast News » Nipple Changes » Non-cancerous Lumps » Real-life Story » Surgery and Cancer » Types of early Cancer Breast cancer: a single mom's journey to recovery Diagnosed with a particularly aggressive form of breast cancer, Colleen Arumugam faced her illness head-on. But she couldn’t have done it without her seven-year-old daughter. Cancer and keeping your full-time job Being diagnosed with cancer is traumatic enough. But when you work full-time and are a parent, the cancer is not your only problem. Breast cancer survivor Barrie Sidelsky shares her story. Angelina: preventative breast removal Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie has undergone a double mastectomy in a preventive surgery against breast cancer. Sharon Osborne did it too. Here's why. Quiz Cancer: are you at risk? » Ask CyberDoc » Quiz Am I eating to optimise my health? » Subscribe Newsletters » Check your breasts How to do a breast self exam Diagnosed with breast cancer Heidi du Plessis was diagnosed with breast cancer after discovering a swelling of her breast during a routine self-examination. Here is her story. Giuliana Rancic has breast cancer US entertainment TV presenter Giuliana Rancic has been diagnosed with early stage breast cancer. 'Cancer's a bitch' Samantha Jankovich is being treated for breast cancer. Read her whacky tales about how she deals with cancer while she gets on with her life. Biologics and breast cancer Carrie Brown was only 27 years old when her battle with breast cancer began. She was diagnosed in 2004 - and again in 2007. But she's beaten it with the help of biologic therapy. Sisters fight aggressive HER2-positive breast cancer When sisters Melanie McWilliam and Lyndsay Winter were diagnosed with aggressive HER2-positive breast cancer, they knew they would need to fight with their all. My close encounter with breast cancer I did not want to die, I wanted to live and explore life with all its obstacles, writes Annelie Marais about her encounter with breast cancer. All about IORT therapy Intraoperative Radiotherapy is a breast cancer treatment in which the whole radiation therapy treatment is given during surgery. Read here about Christine Mouton's experience. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life.