BET Goes Pink: Temeka Ward

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Resolution

Determined not to let the negative diagnosis rule her life, Temeka instead decided to enjoy herself. She took out her 401K to travel around the world. California, New York, the Bahamas, Disney World — she plans to leave no place untraveled and no stone unturned. She believes that the camaraderie received from support groups is essential during the ordeal, especially for young minority women. “You have questions like, ‘how do I date with one boob?’”

(Photo: Courtesy of Temeka Ward's personal collection)

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