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January 27, 2023, 6:38 PM

Peloton instructor reveals breast cancer diagnosis at age 35

Leanne Hainsby said she got a second opinion that "saved my life."
January 27, 2023, 6:38 PM
Peloton instructor battling breast cancer at 35
January 27, 2023, 5:40 PM

Woman diagnosed with breast cancer at 29 shares viral message on TikTok

Philecia La'Bounty said she was 29 when she felt a lump on her left breast.
January 27, 2023, 5:40 PM
Woman diagnosed with breast cancer at 29 shares viral message on TikTok
January 14, 2023, 6:50 PM

Bringing breast cancer awareness into the new year

Certified health coach, trainer and breast cancer survivor Samantha Harris joins us to discuss the mind-body benefits of yoga for survivors.
January 14, 2023, 6:50 PM
Bringing breast cancer awareness into the new year
1 month ago

Breast cancer survivors can pause treatments to have babies: Study

Dr. Halle Moore and mother Katie Robb Sewall talk about a study showing breast cancer survivors can pause hormone treatments to get pregnant without raising the chance of cancer coming back.
1 month ago
Breast cancer survivors can pause treatments to have babies: Study
3 months ago

Breast cancer survivor runs marathon

From radiation treatment to the running trail, breast cancer survivor Christina Ortega shares her story of strength as she gears up for the New York City marathon.
3 months ago
Breast cancer survivor runs marathon
3 months ago

Breast cancer vaccine shows promising signs in preliminary study

Researchers at the University of Washington found that a breast cancer vaccine successfully showed its ability to trigger an immune system response and appeared to be safe.
3 months ago
Breast cancer vaccine shows promising signs in preliminary study
3 months ago

Moms dress as zombies, dance to ‘Thriller’ to raise breast cancer research funds

The “MOMbies” have been grooving since 2016 and 100% of the proceeds they fundraise go to The Cancer Couch Foundation for metastatic breast cancer research.
3 months ago
Moms dress as zombies, dance to ‘Thriller’ to raise breast cancer research funds
3 months ago

Sister cancer survivors create mastectomy-friendly swimwear

Colette Callister, Jennifer Anderson and Nicole Bruderer founded their swimwear brand “Lime Ricki” in 2007 because they “wanted to do something meaningful.”
3 months ago
Sister cancer survivors create mastectomy-friendly swimwear
3 months ago

3-time breast cancer survivor runs across America

Three-time breast cancer survivor, Judy Pickett, ran 160 races across America to advocate for breast cancer awareness.
3 months ago
3-time breast cancer survivor runs across America
3 months ago

Increasing awareness of breast cancer in men

Men account for about 1% of all breast cancer cases in the United States but they are more likely to be diagnosed in more advanced stages.
3 months ago
Increasing awareness of breast cancer in men
3 months ago

Thriving Pink: Buildings across the country and world light up for MBC

Creator of Light Up MBC Live, Tami Eagle Bowling, talks about the monumental event for Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day and how #LightUpMBC got started.
3 months ago
Thriving Pink: Buildings across the country and world light up for MBC
3 months ago

First lady to host roundtable on breast and cervical cancer

The White House says first lady Jill Biden will host a roundtable Monday on breast and cervical cancer
3 months ago
First lady to host roundtable on breast and cervical cancer
3 months ago

How breast cancer survivors navigate life after treatment

Over the past three decades, death rates from the disease have decreased by about 40%, but for some survivors, the transition to life after treatment can be difficult.
3 months ago
How breast cancer survivors navigate life after treatment
3 months ago

Personal trainer transforms recovery experience for post-mastectomy survivors

For Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Beth Nicely talks about her 12-week program aimed at helping mastectomy survivors begin rehabilitation within days of their surgery.
3 months ago
Personal trainer transforms recovery experience for post-mastectomy survivors
3 months ago

Importance of breast cancer detection in Black women

Black women are 41% more likely to die from breast cancer than white women and diagnosis often comes at a later stage.
3 months ago
Importance of breast cancer detection in Black women
3 months ago

Breast cancer survivor's inspiring story

Darleen Alvarez’s experience as a cancer patient didn’t just change her life, it caused her to change her career. At 45, she started training to become a nurse.
3 months ago
Breast cancer survivor's inspiring story
3 months ago

Thriving Pink: Foods that could possibly make an impact on breast cancer and beyond

Nutritionist Maya Feller explains how Anticarcinogenic food could lower the risk of developing cancer.
3 months ago
Thriving Pink: Foods that could possibly make an impact on breast cancer and beyond
3 months ago

Special surprise for UGA breast cancer survivors

“GMA3” surprises breast cancer survivor and mother of University of Georgia cornerback Kelee Ringo, Tralee Hale, and Jay and Teresa Abbott, co-founders of Bulldogs Battling Breast Cancer.
3 months ago
Special surprise for UGA breast cancer survivors
4 months ago

Women with metastatic breast cancer share stories to help others

Oct. 13 is Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day, which raises awareness of a type of cancer that affects nearly 164,000 women in the U.S.
4 months ago
Women with metastatic breast cancer share stories to help others
4 months ago

2 women honor sister’s love of travel after losing her to breast cancer

The Tambe sisters started an organization, “Fight through Flights,” which offers free wellness trips and activities for Black women fighting cancer.
4 months ago
2 women honor sister’s love of travel after losing her to breast cancer
4 months ago

Dr. Kristi Funk talks new advancements in fight against breast cancer

The surgeon and author of the book, "Breasts: The Owner's Manual," discusses the latest news and weighs in on steps to help prevent breast cancer.
4 months ago
Dr. Kristi Funk talks new advancements in fight against breast cancer
4 months ago

Inflammatory breast cancer survivor shares journey to recovery

Katrece Nolen was a 37-year-old mom of three who had recently launched her own consulting company when she was diagnosed with inflammatory breast cancer.
4 months ago
Inflammatory breast cancer survivor shares journey to recovery
4 months ago

A look at the latest technology for breast cancer treatment

"GMA" dives into the cutting-edge advances of breast cancer treatment and new tests that can determine the best way to tackle the disease.
4 months ago
A look at the latest technology for breast cancer treatment
4 months ago

21st Century Cures Act

ABC News Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton discusses the 21st Century Cures Act, and whether patients should have access to test results before speaking with their doctors.
4 months ago
21st Century Cures Act
4 months ago

New study finds decline in overall breast cancer deaths

The American Cancer Society found a 43% decline in overall deaths from breast cancer in the past 30 years, but the mortality rate for Black women is 40% higher in comparison to white women.
4 months ago
New study finds decline in overall breast cancer deaths
4 months ago

How to reduce breast cancer risks

Dr. Elizabeth Comen joins GMA3 to talk about ways to reduce breast cancer risks, including food and exercise tips and reducing alcohol consumption.
4 months ago
How to reduce breast cancer risks
4 months ago

Experts share tips for breast self-exam

Kellie Goss and Dr. Anne Peled of the organization The Breasties share the best tips for at-home exams.
4 months ago
Experts share tips for breast self-exam
4 months ago

The latest advancement in the fight against breast cancer

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the "GMA" series "Thriving in Pink" will share stories, advancements and organizations fighting against breast cancer.
4 months ago
The latest advancement in the fight against breast cancer
4 months ago

2 women of ‘Mammovan’ give mobile mammograms, get a surprise

Early detection of breast cancer is so important and two women who volunteer with the Mount Sinai Mobile Mammography Van are making the procedure more accessible.
4 months ago
2 women of ‘Mammovan’ give mobile mammograms, get a surprise
4 months ago

Young women share breast cancer journeys on social media

Women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer are taking to social media to raise awareness of the disease in younger women.
4 months ago
Young women share breast cancer journeys on social media
4 months ago

Celebrating Breast cancer awareness month

President Biden has set big goals in advancement in cancer treatment with his “cancer moonshot” initiative.
4 months ago
Celebrating Breast cancer awareness month
4 months ago

News ways to diagnose breast cancer

Dr. Elizabeth Comen, oncologist at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses advancements in treatment of metastatic breast cancer and more with “GMA.”
4 months ago
News ways to diagnose breast cancer
4 months ago

Katie Couric reveals breast cancer diagnosis

Couric said she has undergone surgery and radiation since being diagnosed with breast cancer.
4 months ago
Katie Couric reveals breast cancer diagnosis
5 months ago

Woman initially denied a mammogram diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer

Philecia La'Bounty is now on a mission to help other women advocate for their own health.
5 months ago
Woman initially denied a mammogram diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer
6 months ago

FDA approves new breast cancer treatment

The new treatment targets cancer that can't be removed or that has metastasized to other parts of the body.
6 months ago
FDA approves new breast cancer treatment
8 months ago

Mom of 2 battles breast cancer while pregnant

Stephanie Schmidt, 30, says her breast cancer was discovered at a prenatal visit.
8 months ago
Mom gets breast cancer diagnosis at 8-week prenatal visit
8 months ago

Cancer drug could help women with metastatic breast cancer live longer, study says

A new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine says treating HER2-negative breast cancer patients with the existing cancer drug, Enhertu, can elongate their lives by five or six months.
8 months ago
Cancer drug could help women with metastatic breast cancer live longer, study says
9 months ago

‘Little Women’ star Terra Jole talks breast cancer diagnosis

The reality television personality underwent a double mastectomy to avoid a recurrence of the cancer and is sharing what is next on her health journey.
9 months ago
‘Little Women’ star Terra Jole talks breast cancer diagnosis
1 year ago

New diagnostic tool in battle against breast cancer

How artificial intelligence may help detect early signs of breast cancer years before symptoms.
1 year ago
New diagnostic tool in battle against breast cancer
1 year ago

Mother-daughter duos talk simultaneous breast cancer battles: 'We lift each other'

Sonia Jeffers and daughter Mysean Powell, and Diana Serano and daughter Miriam Fajardo open up about being diagnosed with breast cancer on "The View."
1 year ago
Mother-daughter duos talk simultaneous breast cancer battles: 'We lift each other'
1 year ago

Raising breast cancer awareness in men

Men aren’t often associated with breast cancer, but the American Cancer Society estimates that nearly 3,000 men will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer in the U.S. this year.
1 year ago
Raising breast cancer awareness in men
1 year ago

Wednesday marks Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day

Founder & Executive chairwoman Kendra Scott talks about her partnership with Inheritance of Hope, non-profit which helps children facing the loss of a parent.
1 year ago
Wednesday marks Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day
1 year ago

Pandemic and breast cancer screenings

Dr. Elizabeth Comen talks about COVID-19’s impact on breast cancer screening and what that may mean for fighting the disease.
1 year ago
Pandemic and breast cancer screenings
1 year ago

Jill Biden shares why women shouldn’t postpone breast cancer screenings

The first lady sat down for an interview with “Good Morning America" co-host Robin Roberts about breast cancer prevention and why the message matters so much to her.
1 year ago
Jill Biden shares why women shouldn’t postpone breast cancer screenings
1 year ago

Founder of Hope Scarves helps change the way we talk about breast cancer

Lara MacGregor founded the nonprofit to share the support she felt when she was facing her own cancer battle.
1 year ago
Founder of Hope Scarves helps change the way we talk about breast cancer
1 year ago

How these breast cancer survivors became entrepreneurs

Three breast cancer survivors created products they knew other women going through breast cancer would want too, such as lingerie, head covers and snacks.
1 year ago
How these breast cancer survivors became entrepreneurs
1 year ago

‘90210’ star Shannen Doherty opens up about stage 4 breast cancer

In 2020, Doherty revealed her stage four breast cancer and is now sharing her story to break the stigma of those living with cancer. She continues to work, including starring in two Lifetime movie.
1 year ago
‘90210’ star Shannen Doherty opens up about stage 4 breast cancer
1 year ago

Actress opens up about fighting stage 3 breast cancer at age 19

"Anne With an E" star Miranda McKeon is currently undergoing chemotherapy.
1 year ago
Actress opens up about fighting breast cancer at age 19
1 year ago

Group of Ohio women on a mission to fight breast cancer

Pat Donnelly, Davida Pantuso and Barb Fox are part of a dragon boat team comprised of breast cancer survivors who are on a mission to help those who've battled or are battling the disease.
1 year ago
Group of Ohio women on a mission to fight breast cancer
1 year ago

'Anne With an E' star Miranda McKeon talks living with breast cancer

The star of the Netflix series learned she had stage 3 breast cancer at just 19 years old and has been undergoing chemotherapy.
1 year ago
'Anne With an E' star Miranda McKeon talks living with breast cancer