Inspirational star survivors: A look at celebs who have beaten breast cancer

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Inspirational star survivors: A look at celebs who have beaten breast cancer

British funny lady Jennifer Saunders, who was diagnosed in October 2009, kept her battle with breast cancer secret until she was spotted wearing a wig at a party, and even then only mentioned it in passing on a radio show.

The star of Ab Fab later said that she was so successfully treated she did not feel like a "person who had been through it", and clammed that it would have been "ghastly" for her to "evoke sympathy as many people have had "much worse times"