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May 7, 2021

Clinical Trial for Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients Now Recruiting

Researchers at Penn State are recruiting women with metastatic breast cancer for a VIRTUAL study of a supportive care platform. This…

April 16, 2021

GP SPOTLIGHT: RIDE 4 LIFE

This year the Ride 4 Life horse show will celebrate its 10th anniversary of raising funds and awareness for breast cancer….

April 1, 2021

Breast Cancer Research Legislation Introduced

SENATE BILL 445 TO SUPPORT PA BREAST CANCER COALITION’S RESEARCH GRANTS INITIATIVE Senator Bob Mensch’s legislation to increase funding for breast…

March 23, 2021

COVID-19 Health Insurance Relief

The American Rescue Plan, which was signed into law by President Biden, includes provisions which will make health insurance more affordable for…

March 3, 2021

Online Support Groups for Cancer Patients or Caregivers

During this time of COVID and social distancing, connecting with support groups can be challenging. Here are some online support groups…

February 15, 2021

New Recommendations: COVID-19 Vaccines and Mammograms

The Society of Breast Imaging (SBI) has new recommendations for women getting the COVID-19 vaccine. The SBI says the vaccine may…

February 4, 2021

GP Spotlight: Breast Stroke for Breast Cancer

Since 2009, swimmers from the Hershey Aquatic Club have raised $148,959 for the PA Breast Cancer Coalition through the Breaststroke for…

January 22, 2021

Survivor Story: Maureen Campbell

TELL US ABOUT YOUR DIAGNOSIS OF BREAST CANCER In October 2017 I went for a regular mammogram. I had just turned…

January 19, 2021

NEWS RELEASE

PA BREAST CANCER COALITION CONGRATULATES DR. RACHEL LEVINE ON HISTORIC BIDEN ADMINISTRATION NOMINATION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JANUARY 19, 2021 PENNSYLVANIA –…

October 28, 2020

Patient Advocacy: Hair to Stay

Scalp cooling is a process that minimizes chemotherapy-induced hair loss by continuous application of precisely cooled caps (either individual caps or…