Archive for the ‘Breast Cancer’ Category

Review: The Breast Cancer Research Foundation

Review: The Breast Cancer Research Foundation
It is estimated by the American Cancer Society that in 2009 about 192,370 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed among women in the United States. At this time there are about 2.5 million breast cancer survivors in the United States. The Breast Cancer Research Foundation was established...
November 14th, 2011 | Breast Cancer, Cancer Websites | Read More

Review: BreastCancer.org

Review:  BreastCancer.org
The Breast Cancer website at breastcancer.org is an excellent resource for women. It is dedicated to providing reliable, complete, and up-to-date information about breast cancer. Their mission is to help women and their loved ones make sense of the complex medical and personal information about breast...
March 2nd, 2010 | Breast Cancer, Cancer Websites | Read More

Review: National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Review: National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
The National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBCAM) is an organization that promotes breast cancer awareness, shares information on the disease, and provides greater access to screening services. NBCAM is a partnership of national public service organizations, professional medical associations, and government...
October 25th, 2009 | Breast Cancer, Cancer Websites, Featured Article | Read More

Review: The ATHENA Breast Health Network

The ATHENA Breast Health Network is a large-scale demonstration project among five University of California health centers, designed to revolutionize breast cancer care by more efficiently merging research, technology, financing and health care delivery in a way that reduces the time needed to translate...
October 3rd, 2009 | Breast Cancer, Cancer Websites | Read More

Review: Breast Cancer Network Of Strength

A breast cancer diagnosis can be overwhelming. Right away, you’re confronted by uncertainty about the future and questions from family, friends and your health care team. Your head is spinning, and you don’t know where to turn – until you find Breast Cancer Network of Strength.
June 22nd, 2009 | Breast Cancer, Cancer Websites | Read More

Review: Breakthrough Breast Cancer

Breakthrough Breast Cancer is the UK’s leading charity committed to fighting breast cancer through research, campaigning and education.

 Breakthrough’s essence comes from the thousands of people who are committed to a single vision – to work for a future free from the fear of breast...
February 9th, 2009 | Breast Cancer, Cancer Websites | Read More

Review: Cambridge University, Breast Cancer Research Unit

Grease star and cancer campaigner Olivia Newton-John is returning to her Cambridge roots on Wednesday 14 January when she visits to find out about the latest research into breast cancer. Olivia, who won her own battle with the disease in the 1990s – is helping Addenbrooke’s to launch its new...
January 14th, 2009 | Breast Cancer, Cancer Websites | Read More

Review: Breast Cancer Action

Breast Cancer Action carries the voices of people affected by breast cancer to inspire and compel the changes necessary to end the breast cancer epidemic. Founded in 1990, Breast Cancer Action was started by women in a San Francisco breast cancer support group who were frustrated by the lack of knowledge...
December 16th, 2008 | Breast Cancer, Cancer Websites | Read More

Review: Circus of Cancer

Circus of Cancer was created by Kelly Corrigan and Nan Davenport, friends and colleagues of many years, while Kelly was in treatment for Stage III Breast Cancer. Circus of Cancer currently has 11 essays and 1 poem that help the visitor empathize with the breast cancer experience. The site accepts submissions...
December 15th, 2008 | Breast Cancer, Cancer Websites | Read More

Review: The Estrogen Connection
Cosmetics and More

If you are a woman who has no family history of breast cancer, you may still be at risk. Chemicals in cosmetics can pose hidden dangers. The Cornell University website features a program entitled, Breast Cancer – The Estrogen Connection
Cosmetics and More.   This program, part of their series...
September 29th, 2008 | Breast Cancer, Cancer Websites | Read More