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Hannah Powell-Auslam, a Fullerton, Calif. girl, is battling stage IIA breast cancer, also known as invasive ductal carcinoma.  Apparently children and adolescents have only a 0.1 percent chance of developing breast cancer and it’s even rarer for a child to develop invasive ductal carcinoma, which is considered to be an adult cancer.

On May 7, Hannah had a “simple left breast mastectomy,” according to her Web site,

So how did Hannah get breast cancer at such a young age?  Doctors say she may have a genetic disposition, therefore carrying the breast cancer gene.

So sad!  Our thoughts go out to little Hannah and her family.


Just when you thought Susan Boyle was amazing, little 10-year-old Hollie Steel gives her a run for her money on this week’s Britain’s Got Talent…check it out!