Breast Health: Patient Stories


Kathy, breast center patient


Kathy Eagan’s 40th birthday was a time to celebrate, get ready for the upcoming school year for her three children and cheer on her favorite football team, the Green Bay Packers. At this milestone in her life, Kathy never thought of breast cancer – even though her grandmother and father had it. “I imagined I might get it in my 60s or 70s. When I was diagnosed, I thought, ‘Well, the forties aren’t what they’re cracked up to be!’”