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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…

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…

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 27, 2020

Sen. Casey, PBCC Fight for Pre-existing Conditions Protections

There is a critical issue on the line in our country… again. If the U.S. Supreme Court votes to repeal the…

October 10, 2020

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Why It Matters

By Pat Halpin-Murphy President and Founder of the PA Breast Cancer Coalition More than two decades ago, many states including Pennsylvania…

July 27, 2020

Pink Ribbon Awardee: Andrea Mitchell

The PA Breast Cancer Coalition is thrilled to announce a Pink Ribbon Awardee for the 2020 Virtual Conference: Andrea Mitchell. Mitchell…

July 2, 2020

PRESS RELEASE

GOVERNOR WOLF SIGNS SB 595 FOR INSURANCE COVERAGE OF BREAST MRI, ULTRASOUND FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JULY 2, 2020 HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania…

May 8, 2020

Survivor Spotlight: Maria Borneman, Bucks County

“I was diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer the same day I delivered my baby.” My Diagnosis At 37 weeks pregnant, I…

May 4, 2020

Breast Surgery and COVID-19: Mastectomies, Lumpectomies and Reconstruction

Last week, Governor Wolf authorized hospitals to resume elective surgeries and procedures IF the hospital has enough personal protective equipment (PPE),…