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Breast Cancer Survivor Tackles the Missing Link: Inspiring Event Offers Women Real Life Advice to Thrive After Medical Treatment Ends
Date:3/31/2010

Breast Cancer Awareness isn't enough. One woman's mission to turn survivors into thrivers: Rochelle Togo-Figa is leading a movement to tackle the post-medical world of breast cancer, one inspiring story at a time.

(PRWEB) March 31, 2010 -- Rochelle Togo-Figa's big dream is to bring together women who have had breast cancer to inspire them to transform their experience into something great. Her first foray into changing lives launches this month. "From Surviving to Thriving" a national tele-summit inviting all breast cancer survivors to learn how to be a "Breast Cancer Thriver" will include inspiring stories from ten women located all over the country.

Togo-Figa is offering a week of free advice through “From Surviving to Thriving” a free telephone event she hopes all survivors will tune in to hear tips and techniques from real women who turned their life around after surviving breast cancer.

Sixteen years after her own breast cancer diagnosis, a new husband, a successful company and living the life of her dreams, Togo-Figa is ready to give back to other women. Her new program, Your Life After Breast Cancer, trains women how to thrive with the tools, techniques and tips perfected in the training world and applied to personal struggles in a way to design an exceptional life post breast cancer.

She explains why this first event is so important in the pink ribbon saturated breast cancer movement: “A breast cancer diagnosis changes your life," said Togo-Figa, "statistically, 98 percent of women diagnosed with cancer confined to the breast are alive five years later. But the 'Missing Link' in the health care system is the lack of post treatmen
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