What celebrities have survived breast cancer?
- ‘Veep’ actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus announced on Sept. 28, 2017, that she had breast cancer. (
- Angelina Jolie Visits The United Nations. Angelina Jolie had a double mastectomy to reduce her breast cancer risk. (
- Wanda Sykes.
- Shannen Doherty.
- Cynthia Nixon.
- Edie Falco.
- Carly Simon.
Are there any celebrities with breast cancer? Many celebrities have experienced breast cancer, including Christina Applegate, Shannen Doherty, and Wanda Sykes. Read about how these breast cancer survivors and others are using their star power to raise awareness.
Can you live 30 years after breast cancer? Many people survive for years or even decades after getting a breast cancer diagnosis and receiving treatment. Typically, the earlier a doctor diagnoses and treats the condition, the better a person’s outlook. Regular follow-up appointments are important for monitoring a person’s health after breast cancer treatment.
Who is the oldest breast cancer survivor? Thelma Sutcliffe turned 114 years old in October. She now holds the record as the oldest living American, as the previous record holder died recently at age 116. Sutcliffe has survived breast cancer twice during her lifetime.