Pioneering Prevention: A public conversation on breast cancer and the environment

On May 30 a group of trailblazers in the movement to prevent breast cancer gathered at UCSF Mission Bay for the Breast Cancer Fund’s Pioneering Prevention event. Listen to the full recording of their passionate discussion.

Breast Cancer Fund celebrates 10 years scaling Mt. Shasta (Mt. Shasta Herald, 3/18/2013)

This year’s Climb Against the Odds Community Climber, Jen Bray, who is a U.S. Forest Service firefighter, says she’s doing it for her children’s children.

Emphasizing breast cancer prevention (San Francisco Chronicle, 2/11/2013)

The San Francisco Chronicle weighed in on yesterday’s game-changing report in an editorial that urges lawmakers to take action…

Report faults priorities in studying breast cancer (New York Times, 2/12/2013)

“We’re extending life with breast cancer, making it a chronic disease, but we’re not preventing it,” said the Breast Cancer Fund’s Jeanne Rizzo.

Novato woman prepares for trek to Everest Base Camp (Novato Patch, 1/25/11)

On April 25, Kelly Gray of Novato, Calif., will begin a strenuous but extraordinary 14-day trek to the foot of the world’s tallest mountain, and she’ll be making the trip as both a personal challenge and an opportunity to support the Breast Cancer Fund.

Ask Umbra addresses environmental links to breast cancer (Grist.org, 11/1/2010)

October may be over, but breast cancer prevention is a year-round affair.