These Heroic Women Battled Breast Cancer And Won. Inspirational!

It”s Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October once again. The symbolic pink ribbons can be found everywhere this month, raising awareness of the disease and rallying for donations to organizations looking for a cure. While we aren”t quite there yet, modern medicine has progressed toward beating the cancer and many women have survived it. Getting the diagnosis isn”t a death sentence anymore, and these women are proof of that.

1. Gloria Steinem

Gloria Steinem

2. Hoda Kotb

Hoda Kotb

3. Edie Falco

Edie Falco

4. Kathy Bates

Kathy Bates

5. Olivia Newton-John

Olivia Newton-John

6. Cynthia Nixon

Cynthia Nixon

7. Ann Romney

Ann Romney

8. Sheryl Crow

Sheryl Crow

9. Judy Bloom

Judy Bloom

10. Robin Roberts

Robin Roberts

11. Sharon Osbourne

Sharon Osbourne

12. Wanda Sykes

Wanda Sykes

13. Suzanne Sommers

Suzanne Sommers

14. Kylie Minogue

Kylie Minogue

15. Sandra Day O”Connor

Sandra Day O

16. Christina Applegate

Christina Applegate

These women are true heroes and survivors. So are the many women battling breast cancer each year. Stay strong, and stay vigilant! Early detection is the key to surviving this horrible disease. Make sure you see your doctor and keep up to date with your medical records; it could save your life.