Doctors Health Press | Olympic runner Carmelita Jeter Talks Breast Cancer Awareness

Carmelita Jeter is one of the fastest women alive and is best known for two things: Olympic medals (she has three so far) and the pink cleats she began to wear after 2012. The reason behind her shoe choice is one that would be familiar to many Americans—someone she loved died of breast cancer, and Jeter wanted to create something positive from the experience in order to move forward and help others. Recently, Jeter spoke with Doctor’s Health Press about her history of breast cancer awareness advocacy with Nike and the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

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