Young women with breast cancer face unique issues. And in the South, there are more young women overall facing breast cancer. In Mississippi, young African-American women are significantly more likely to suffer from breast cancer.
That is why SurviveMiss is here. Part of the Gulf States Young Breast Cancer Survivor Network, SurviveMiss’ mission is to help improve the quality of life for young breast cancer survivors, as well as their family and friends, by providing continuing resources and support.
Worried that you may never have a family? Want to know what your diagnosis might mean for others in your family? Confused as to how to talk to your kids about the disease? Or do you just want a make-up artist who can make your eyebrows look like they once did? You will find this type of information and more at www.surviveMiss.org. We are constantly updating national, state and local resources on this website, as well as keeping you informed about ongoing news on social media. So please explore our website, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and most importantly, know that you are not alone!