A Tucson-area photographer featured two local breast cancer survivors in keepsake photobooks that provide memories and validation at no cost to them.
Reporter Kitty Bottemiller describes how Sofia Ruiz of Sahuarita and Mikel Moore of Tubac battled and recovered from the disease and how Suchy is rebuilding positive body esteem in breast cancer survivors through photography.
Head here to learn more about Suchy's boudoir photography for breast cancer survivors.
About 1 in 8 women (13 percent) in the U.S. will develop invasive breast cancer.
Go to breastcancer.org for more information and ways to get involved.
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