Race, Class, Occupation & Genes

African American Women and Breast Cancer

African American women face both disproportionate exposure to breast carcinogens and the highest risk of serious health impacts from the...

Fragrance

Fragrance or 'parfum' is any of the approximately 4,000 chemicals used by the fragrance industry to formulate scents for use in...

Firefighters

Firefighters have raised concerns about breast cancer risk among women in the fire service. Research indicates elevated risk of cancer...

Working Women and Breast Cancer Report

No one should face a breast cancer diagnosis because of their job. Unfortunately, workers across a wide range of sectors,...

Genetics

Cancer cells behave differently than normal, healthy cells and tissues. For a long time, cancer was thought to occur because...

Breast Cancer Statistics

In the United States, breast cancer has the highest mortality rate of any cancer in women between the ages of...

Mammograms: Are We Asking the Wrong Question?

Final recommendations released today by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force echo those in 2009 that moved the beginning age...

Breast Cancer Prevention Partners, formerly the Breast Cancer Fund, Partners With Environmental and Energy Consulting to Boost Policy Work in California

Breast Cancer Fund, scientists, doctors and labor advocates call for immediate action to reduce and eliminate exposure to toxic chemicals...

New report uncovers elevated breast cancer risk for working women

With the release of this report Breast Cancer Prevention Partners is launching an ongoing advocacy campaign that involves lawmakers, state...

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