Free Webinar: The Trials of Clinical Trials: The Importance of Including Everyone

By Sahru Keiser, Program Manager When done well, clinical trials can help answer research questions and provide access to cutting edge... Read more
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USPSTF Draft Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines Don’t Go Far Enough

Karuna Jaggar headshot Why has the USPSTF stayed the course with their recommendations for biannual screening despite evidence that these recommendations produce... Read more
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USPSTF Breast Cancer Screening Draft Recommendations Treading Water Despite Tidal Shift in Evidence

LogoThumb The presumed benefits of mammography screening (reducing deaths from breast cancer) have been overstated, and the harms downplayed. Read more
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Ban Fracking on Public Lands

Don't Frack With Our Health Logo The only way to protect our health and our environment from the risks of fracking is to ban it altogether. Read more
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Stop the Senate from passing an Industry-Friendly Chemical “Reform” Bill

Alyssa A key Senate committee is poised to pass a terrible bill that would undermine our efforts to protect public health from toxic chemicals... Read more
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Thank You! 3rd Annual “Acting Out – For the Health of It”

ActingOut_Logo Thank you so much for your generous support. Read more
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From the Executive Director: Honoring Breast Cancer Action’s 25 Years of Activism

Karuna Jaggar headshot Our founders were angry, some would say militant, and they channeled their anger into action by creating Breast Cancer Action. Read more
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March for Real Climate Leadership

Sahru speaking before the march began. It was an honor to join the beautiful, diverse, committed crowd of 8,000 people who oppose fracking. Read more
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Report-Back from the 2014 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

SABCSLogo09 We attended the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium in December 2014 to bring a patient-focused voice to the proceedings, to challenge the... Read more
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The Advocate’s Abyss: Hope and Despair at SABCS 2014

SABCSLogo09 I’m deeply frustrated by how the industry is driven by and dominated by Big Pharma – and their profit margins. Read more
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