Introducing Komen Central & Eastern Virginia

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:  KRISTIN HARRIS PHONE:  (804) 320-1772 EMAIL:  kharris@komenceva.org SUSAN G. KOMEN® CENTRAL VIRGINIA AND TIDEWATER TO JOIN FORCES IN THE FIGHT AGAINST….

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The Importance of Clinical Trials

Since the 1990s, deaths from breast cancer have decreased by nearly 40%. The reasons for this are (1) better screening (e.g., mammography) and (2) better….

365 Days of Grateful

“We are most alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.” — Thornton Wilder Many of you reading this know me…..

What is genetic testing for breast cancer and who should get it?

What is genetic testing for breast cancer and who should get it?

Most breast cancers are not related to genes or family history. In fact, only five to 10 percent of all breast cancers diagnosed in the….

Breast cancer – a rare, but possible diagnosis for men

Breast cancer – a rare, but possible diagnosis for men

Although breast cancer in men is rare, it does happen. In the United States, about one percent of all breast cancers occur in men.