By Health.com
Updated: September 30, 2008

bc-book-pg11-150(VICTORIA BEHM)Victoria Behm, 59, an artist living in New York City, was diagnosed with stage IIa invasive ductal carcinoma breast cancer when she was 57 years old. Using her skills as an artist, she created an illustrated notebook of her nine-month journey through breast cancer treatment.

View the slideshow of Victoria's breast cancer notebook.