Anyone can be a target for breast cancer. The disease doesn’t discriminate against age, gender, race, or celebrity status. Here’s a list of six celebrities who bravely fought breast cancer and proved that success in life post-cancer is totally doable.
1. Christina Applegate
Actress Christina Applegate is the daughter of a breast cancer survivor, so when doctors told her she had cancer in one of her breasts she decided to take immediate action. Christina underwent a double mastectomy and adopted a healthier diet to avoid future cancer risk. The actress later became an advocate for breast cancer and she participates in charity fundraising events for breast cancer education and research.