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Crosswhite battling aggressive form of breast cancer

Hailey Crosswhite is embarking on the fight of her life, literally.

On Tuesday, Jan. 17, Crosswhite was diagnosed with a rare and aggressive form of stage IV breast cancer. Then, her life was given an expiration date.

"[Twelve] short days ago a doctor sat me down, held my hand and said 1-2 years," wrote Crosswhite in an inspirational Facebook post on Jan. 29. "He looked me in the eyes and his eyes...