Breast Cancer Risk and Prevention Lisa Fought Breast Cancer for 8 Years. Here’s Her Story Share Pin Email More in Breast Cancer Risk and Prevention Basics Diagnosis Treatment Life During Treatment Life After Treatment Newly Diagnosed Breast Pain Mammograms Benign Breast Conditions Types Triple Negative Breast Cancer Cancer-Fighting Foods Side Effects Breast Reconstruction Glossary Support and Resources View All Updated June 23, 2016 When Lisa’s cancer reocurred a second time, she knew she had to fight. After an 8 year battle, here’s how this survivor feels about time, family, and the importance of putting yourself first. Up Next Up Next Category What Do You Need to Know About Breast Cancer? Up Next Video Breast Cancer Misconceptions Up Next Video What Are the Known Causes of Breast Cancer Up Next Article Men Can Have Breast Cancer, Too!