Bitterroot woman battles breast cancer with the help of her community

JJ Lewis and her husband, Jeff, own Bitterroot CrossFit Health and Wellness Center north of Hamilton.

Last March, after a heavy workout, she was sitting on the couch and rubbing her chest thinking she had sore muscles when she felt a lump.

“My mom is a 30-year breast cancer survivor and so I’ve been getting mammograms every year since I was 30,” she said. “My sister worked in the cancer center in Missoula and they had to tell her, ‘You don’t need two a year. You’re fine.’”

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