Bronx cancer survivors celebrate life at Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care

Attendees of the event say meeting other survivors gives them hope for a cure.

Attendees of the event say meeting other survivors gives them hope for a cure. (6/2/13)

WESTCHESTER SQUARE - Bronx residents came together in Westchester Square today to celebrate surviving their battles with cancer.

A celebration was held at Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care, where survivors shared their stories and expanded their support systems.

Cancer is the second highest cause of death in the U.S. More than 1.5 million Americans will be diagnosed with cancer this year.

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