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Battling breast cancer is a difficult enough ordeal; finding a post-mastectomy bra that fits shouldn’t be. And it looks like Victoria’s Secret agrees. After an online petition went viral in just over two weeks, the lingerie retailer met with the mother-and-daughter duo responsible for gathering 120,000 signatures in support of a “Survivor” line of post-mastectomy bras. “Many women who undergo mastectomy surgery because of breast cancer suffer from body image issues,” wrote Allana Maiden on “It doesn’t help that they don’t have the option of buying the pretty bras they wore before their battle with cancer, and specialty stores can be hard to find, forcing them to order bras online that they have to send back because they don’t fit properly.”

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