Katie Couric, the former co-anchor of NBC’s “TODAY” show, announced Wednesday that she has been undergoing treatment for breast cancer.
Couric, 65, began her most recent Instagram post by sharing a startling statistic — every two minutes, a woman is diagnosed with the disease in the United States.
“On June 21st, I became one of them,” she wrote. “As we approach #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth, I wanted to share my personal story with you all and encourage you to get screened and understand that you may fall into a category of women who needs more than a mammogram.”
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