Hello and welcome to the Breast Cancer Coalition’s Blog, Coalition Voice.
Do you use products marketed as skin lighteners or anti-aging creams? If so, check the label. If the words “mercurous chloride,” “calomel,” “mercuric,” “mercurio,” or “mercury” are listed on the label (or if it doesn’t have a label), you should stop using the product immediately.
After attending many workshops and presentations, I walked away with newfound hope in research. Surprisingly, I heard of research into something women and men have in common: testosterone.
The advocacy committee meets with congressional members in Central, Western and Northern New York state to discuss the importance of removing these wait periods for those living with metastatic breast cancer. To learn more about this legislation or the advocacy committee, please contact email@example.com
June 20, 2023 was a noteworthy day for us at the Coalition, and for three researchers in our region. Our Breast Cancer research initiative Award Ceremony took place, culminating of a year-long series of events for our Research Committee.
When I first met the founders of the Breast Cancer Coalition back in 1999, the organization was just 1.5 years old. I was inspired by the vision of this small but determined group of women who first met around a kitchen table…
Everyone has their own way to recharge their inner batteries – to do something that makes them feel good physically and, in turn, emotionally… No matter what form of movement you prefer, there is abundant evidence to suggest that engaging in regular physical activity is one of the most important things you can do for your health.
Endometrial cancer – cancer of the lining of the uterus – is the most commonly diagnosed gynecologic cancer. It is also the most common form of uterine cancer, a disease found in more than 65,000 women in the United States in 2022.
It’s no secret that prescription medications are getting more expensive every year.
Merriam Webster defines a support group “…as a group of people with common experiences and concerns who provide emotional and moral support for one another.” Some research shows that participating in a support group improves quality of life.
What is Pink Washing? When a company or organization claims to care about breast cancer by promoting a pink ribbon product, but at the same time produces, manufactures and/or sells products that are linked to the disease.