‘Be prepared’: Family faces breast cancer gene mutation
by Jessicah Peters
October 25, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
In her role at an organization that helps educate and advocate for breast cancer survivors, a Cherokee County mom has heard many cancer stories, but one hit close to home. Amy Upchurch of Ball Ground joined the Georgia Breast Cancer Coalition Fund, based in Canton, about five years ago as the executive director. The nonprofit seeks to educate and advocate breast health to women through workshops held all over the state. Upchurch’s passi...
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