It is also the third anniversary of my grandmother's death. Luisa Bertolo (nee Mattioli) died April 20, 2009, just days short of her 99th birthday. She thought God had forgotten her down
I was counting on that. I just plain old believed that if my grandmother lived so long, so would I. And I didn't check my boobs. I took my life for granted. But I don't want you to. Please do a monthly examination of your breasts. It could make the difference between life and death.
You can find information on how to examine your breasts at the following sites:
- from the National Breast Cancer Foundation Inc.
- from the American Cancer Society
- from BreastCancer.org
- from Susan G. Komen for the Cure