Health On Your Side: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Our guest for Health On Your Side is Narfunda Gibson Ross, a survivor of breast cancer in honor of breast cancer awareness month.

She notes faith as absolutely helping her getting through this journey and she is now a 10 year survivor.  Some words of advice she gives is not to be scared to go to the doctor and what they may tell you.  

She also encourages to have your self exams monthly, yearly mammograms, and if you do not have any insurance, to check with your health care provider or local medical facility for more information, and to know your family history.

A cancer awareness event they have coming up is the 4th Annual Breast Cancer Walk on Sunday, October 28 from 2 pm – 6 pm.  This walk is open to all cancers.

Listen to her entire interview on her journey through surviving breast cancer and more more details on the 4th Annual Breast Cancer Walk.  We thank our sponsor, Ashley Homestore of LaGrange, for supporting this cause.

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