Kris Hallenga and her partner Maren Hallenga founded CoppaFeel! in 2009. Find out more about her.
Kris Hallenga, who goes by the name Kristin Hallenga is a founder of breast cancer awareness charity CoppaFeel!. She is also a Sun columnist. She has already won the Pride of Britain Award in 2009.
The lumps were discovered at the age of 22. After living in a foreign country for 8 months, Kris visited the doctor 3 times. Kris was told that she had incurable breast cancer.
Kris Hallenga Partner Maren Hallenga Explored
Kris Hallenga business partner is her sister Maren Hallenga.
Kris and her twin sister Maren founded CoppaFeel! in 2009 after she was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer.
They have devoted their lives to their breast cancer awareness charity, CoppaFeel!.
Driven by her experience of cancer, Kris and her sister Maren made their motive for educating young people regarding the late diagnosis of breast cancer.
Is Kris Hallenga married? She doesn’t seem married as she has not opened up about her husband and family.
Kris Hallenga Age: How Old?
Kris Hallenga age is 35 years old.
The Sun columnist was born on 11th November 1985.
She was just 23 when she was told she had two and a half years to live. Since then, she braves the cold weather kicking her adrenaline and finding the solace as she seeks.
Kris says her longevity is due to excellent medical care, new medicines and new drug combinations, love for friends and family, and most importantly, an unchanging passion for life.
Is She Available On Wikipedia?
Kris Hallenga Wikipedia bio is already surfaced on the Web.
Other than Wikipedia, we can find several portals which have covered her breast cancer diagnosis and experience.
Kris has launched CoppaFeel!, a breast cancer awareness charity at Beach Break Live in 2009. People can donate to her charity.
If you love CoppaFeel! & want to know more about our Founder @KrisPoB‘s story – read this! It’s also a taster of what you can expect from her new book ‘Glittering A Turd: How Surviving The Unsurvivable Taught Me To Live’ which launches tomorrow!https://t.co/bjp9OlQEqF
— CoppaFeel! (@CoppaFeelPeople) August 18, 2021
You all can find Kris’ story on her awareness organization CoppaFeel.
Even though Kris will always live with cancer, she wanted to share the message out to young people that having cancer early means having a higher chance of surviving and recovering.
In her own words in Kris: Dying to Live documentary, her story is also featured on the BBC.
Kris Hallenga Cancer Update
Kris Hallenga now lives with stage four breast cancer.
Initially, her doctor dismissed a tumor on her breast as ‘hormonal’, leading to a late diagnosis.
She was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 23. Just eight months before Kris was diagnosed with stage four breast cancer that spread to her spine, she went to her GP about a lump.
Kris has survived her original prognosis by having terminal cancer for over five years.