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February 19, 2020

Need a Wig? Resource Available for Western PA Breast Cancer Survivors

Hair Peace Charities offers up to $200 to purchase wigs for women in the Western region of Pennsylvania. To qualify for financial…

December 11, 2019

Our Fight Moves Forward!

You did it! YOU made it happen. Legislation requiring insurers to cover breast cancer screenings like ultrasound or MRI for women…

July 31, 2019

Breast Implants Linked to Rare Cancer Are Recalled Worldwide – The New York Times

July 11, 2019

Meet the Awardee: 2019 Pink Ribbon

Robin Shine-Maddox, Pink Ribbon Awardee This year, the PA Breast Cancer Coalition honors breast cancer survivor and advocate, Robin Shine-Maddox, with…

July 11, 2019

Meet the Awardee: 2019 Potamkin Prize

Dr. Gabriel N. Hortobagyi, Potamkin Prize Winner 2019 Potamkin Prize Winner, Dr. Gabriel N. Hortobagyi, MD, FACP, is a longtime trailblazer…

July 1, 2019

Palliative Care: The Facts on this Specialty Supportive Service

    David R. Wenner, DO FAAFP Chief Medical Officer, Hospice of Central PA   Palliative care is a medical specialty…

June 28, 2019

AARP’s CARE Act Provides Support to Caregivers

  More than 1.6 million Pennsylvanians care for older parents, spouses or other loved ones, helping them to live independently at…

April 24, 2019

Research Grant Reviewers Needed!

  PA Breast Cancer Coalition (PBCC) is in need of individuals to serve this year on our panel as Scientific Research…

February 11, 2019

Survivor Spotlight: Nelline Talton, Allegheny county

HOW AND WHEN WAS YOUR BREAST CANCER FOUND? I had my baseline mammogram when I was 28 years old after learning…

February 11, 2019

Is Transportation To Your Medical Treatments A Challenge?

Uber Health or LyftForHealth may be able to help! Each of these popular ride companies are partnering with healthcare facilities to…