Behind the Pink Ribbon
Amber Edens | Finding Love in the Middle of Cancer
Sep 10, 2019 · 28 min
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Amber Edens, a 4-year breast cancer survivor, stopped by the show today to share her breast cancer story. Amber was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer at the age of 33 years. Amber underwent chemotherapy, a bilateral mastectomy with immediate reconstruction, and radiation. Following radiation, the doctors discovered Amber's cancer had metastasized to her bones and she underwent radiation to treat the breast cancer in her bones. She also underwent a hysterectomy and oophorectomy due to having estrogen/progesterone positive cancer. Amber talks about finding her lump, going through treatments, developing a new relationship in the middle of cancer treatments, and her feelings regarding her stage 4 diagnosis. Amber shared how her friends and family supported her and the most valuable lessons she had learned through cancer. Thanks for stopping by, Amber!

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Amber was diagnosed in 2015 at the age of 33 years with Stage 3 breast cancer. Amber was dating someone at the time and tha…
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