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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…

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…

August 24, 2020

Patient Advocacy: Remember Betty

Are you in need of financial assistance? Remember Betty is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to help minimize the financial…

August 20, 2020

Pink Ribbon Awardee: Honi Gruenberg

Tell us about your breast cancer diagnosis… I had ignored my health for several years.  I had not bothered to find…

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),…

May 4, 2020

We’re here for you.

Breast cancer does not stop during a pandemic. Neither does our commitment to support and represent women across the state. Thanks…

March 20, 2020

Coronavirus: What You Need to Know

February 28, 2020

Breast Cancer Screening: Who Needs More?

Early detection decreases mortality for women with breast cancer.  Women at higher than average risk of breast cancer may benefit from…

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…

July 31, 2019

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