More for MBC

Posted at 4:37 PM, Oct 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-15 16:37:22-04

Academy Award-winning actress Mira Sorvino and celebrity fitness trainer Anna Kaiser kick off Lilly’s Thriver Movement, as part of the More for MBC Initiative to support people living with metastatic breast cancer (MBC)

Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in the U.S.  Progress in treatment and early detection has led to improved survival for people of a variety of ages and races. What most people are not aware of is that nearly 30% of these people will have a recurrence, and some may have metastasized.  This advance breast cancer is known as metastatic breast cancer (MBC).  Despite advancements in treatment, the people living with the disease face significant everyday challenges in their family and friends don’t always understand.