Inspiring! Brave breast cancer survivor, 24, shares photos of her surgery scars to create awareness

Inspiring! Brave breast cancer survivor, 24, shares photos of her surgery scars to create awareness

- Jessica Geneva Florence was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 22

- After undergoing treatment, she has been declared cancer-free at the age of 24

- To celebrate and spread awareness, she decided to do a topless photo shoot to show her scars

A 24-year-old breast cancer survivor is on a mission to spread awareness of the condition by sharing photos of her post-surgery scars.

Jessica Geneva Florence, from Florida, US, was diagnosed with the disease when she was just 22. In an interview, she said this came as a big surprise.

She said: “My cancer was not genetic; I have no family history. As a young woman diagnosed at 22 I was told that I was too young to have cancer — but sure enough, I did.”

After undergoing intensive treatment that included chemotherapy and mastectomy, she has now been declared cancer-free.

She decided to do a topless photoshoot and shared the photos on her Instagram account. (Due to content restrictions, we are unable to publish them here. To view them, visit her Instagram page.)

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In one inspiring post, Florence urged people to support breast cancer patients and survivors: "Make sure you tell your breast cancer survivor she is beautiful if she a female! Males you are handsome because they get breast cancer too!"

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She also encouraged patients not to give up: "Don’t let this part in your journey get you down it is only temporary! God will always see you through!"

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Source: Yen.com.gh

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