On September 28, 2009, Jennifer Griffin discovered a lump while nursing her new baby, and was soon diagnosed with stage 3 Triple Negative breast cancer. After her diagnosis, she underwent many aggressive treatments that resulted in no evidence of the disease. She is now determined to encourage others fighting the disease.
Griffin is the National Security Correspondent for Fox News Channel and has been based at the Pentagon covering military and intelligence matters since March 2007. She frequently reports from Kabul, Afghanistan and has covered events such at Operation Enduring Freedom and the ongoing Israeli/Palestinian conflict in the Middle East.