If you are a woman in your forties and you have not started thinking about getting a mammogram, Alice West has one key piece of advice for you:
"You need to start thinking about it."
Alice was diagnosed with stage III breast cancer. Within a week of her diagnosis, she started six months of chemotherapy, underwent surgery and went through radiation.
Today Alice is cancer free and is a survivor, but if she had not gotten her mammogram her story could have been very different.