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5 TV Shows That Tackled Breast Cancer

Parenthood

The Bravermans are legendary for making fans ugly cry, and one of the ugliest cry-worthy plots in the NBC series came when Kristina was diagnosed with breast cancer.

Parenthood's Monica Potter Reflects on the Breast-Cancer Story Line That "Struck a Nerve"

Parenthood's Monica Potter took home the best supporting actress in a drama series award tonight at the Critics' Choice Television Awards after a season that hit especially close to home. Monica, who had a breast-cancer scare last year, portrayed her character Kristina's battle with the disease this year on the drama.