Make Your Donation Today

Who Can You Trust?

Make Your Donation Today If there’s one thing you know about Breast Cancer Action, it’s that we’re fearless and feisty, and we don’t back down from a fight. Read more
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New Study Shows Half of Women With Dense Breasts Have Average to Low Cancer Risk

Karuna Jaggar headshot New evidence shows only some women with dense breasts are at higher risk of developing breast cancer. Read more
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How the TPP Trade Deal Could Increase Risk of Dying of Breast Cancer

karunatpp650 How the highly contested Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) threatens the health and well-being of women. Read more
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25 Years of Putting Women’s Health First

25th anniversary Gertie for WEB Twenty-five years ago, three visionary women living with breast cancer met in a San Francisco Bay Area living room and founded Breast Cancer... Read more
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5 Things You Can Do to Help End the Breast Cancer Epidemic Today

Alyssa We don’t have “Action” in our name for nothing. Read more
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Stop routine breast-cancer screenings. Science has shown they don’t save lives.

Karuna Jaggar headshot It is clear that for average-risk women, the fundamental philosophy behind “early detection” is flawed. Read more
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Free Webinar: The Trials of Clinical Trials: The Importance of Including Everyone

Sahru Keiser All too often, clinical trial participants are overwhelmingly white and male. 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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