This Gutsy Survivor is Walking 1,000 Miles Topless to Raise Breast Cancer AwarenessThe Breast Cancer Site
Breast cancer impacts many lives. See how one woman, Paulette Leaphart, is raising breast cancer awareness by walking topless to highlight her flat chest and mastectomy scars. Her awareness walk spans 1000 miles from Mississippi to Washington D.C. over three months during 2016. Leaphart's goal is to get people to think about breast cancer as a fight against a destructive illness, rather just about nice pink bows.
Watch the full video to see how Leaphart's journey illustrates the importance of recognizing cancer as a destructive disease. Follow this link for more information about when you need to start having regular mammograms to maximize your chances of beating breast cancer.