Doctors Missed Implant-Associated Cancer
Joanne survived breast cancer 20 years before, with mastectomy and reconstruction. No one discussed the risk of cancer caused by breast implants. When the had pain and swelling began, it took five doctors to get a correct diagnosis.
Now she fights for awareness
Can Blind Women Find Breast Cancer Early?
A busy OB/GYN in Germany was frustrated with how little time he had to give his patients a proper breast exam. He knew that blind people often have an enhanced sense of touch, which may make them the perfect people to perform the job.
Unique program, amazing results
Mammograms: The Best Way To Find Breast Cancer Early
According to the CDC, "Mammograms are the best way to find breast cancer early, when it is easier to treat and before it is big enough to feel or cause symptoms." Yet there are underinsured women in the U.S. who still don't have access to mammograms, even as the rate of breast cancer continues to grow. We're working hard to fill that gap.
Many states have long waiting lists for mammograms, and women in need are being turned away. You can help!Learn How