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    In Memoriam: Pete Devereaux

    Our hearts are heavy, for the world has lost a great man, our dear friend Pete Devereaux. Pete proudly and bravely served his country as a United States Marine, but his most demanding challenge came when he was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2008.

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    Thank You for Helping Change the World: Against the Tide 2014

    It is because of your support, passion, and dedication at Against the Tide this summer that the Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition is able to continue working towards preventing environmental causes of breast cancer through community education, research advocacy, and changes to public policy.

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    MBCC Research Updates

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  • A Special Message from the MBCC Executive Director

    A Special Message from the MBCC Executive Director.

A New Discussion Tool for Health Professionals and Patients to Reduce Toxic Exposures

Lets Talk PreventionLet’s Talk Prevention: Reducing Toxic Exposures is an educational program facilitated by the Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC) to increase discussions about environmental exposures between health professionals and patients. The goal of this program to reduce toxic exposures holds implications for reducing the burden of all environmentally-linked diseases, including breast cancer. To help facilitate these discussions and make this important public health topic more palatable at your next doctor’s appointment, MBCC has created a booklet for health professionals and a medical brochure for patients.

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We Need Your Help to Halt Herbicide Spraying in Massachusetts

Your Calls are needed to halt herbicide spraying on private and town lands. The NSTAR public electric utility published their plans for herbicide spraying under their easements in Acushnet, Ashland, Bourne, Bridgewater, Burlington, Canton, Carver, Chatham, Dartmouth, Dennis, Dover, Duxbury, East Bridgewater, Edgartown, Fairhaven, Falmouth, Framingham, Freetown, Hanson, Harwich, Hopkinton, Kingston, Marshfield, Mattapoisett, Middleborough, Natick, […]

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Girl Scouts cheer on Against the Tide participant at Brewster 2014 event

Thank You for Helping Change the World: Against the Tide 2014

It is because of your support, passion, and dedication at Against the Tide this summer that the Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition is able to continue working towards preventing environmental causes of breast cancer through community education, research advocacy, and changes to public policy.

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$5 for 5 Days Campaign to support breast cancer prevention

From Monday, August 4th through Friday, August 8th, we challenge you to complete one random act of kindness: A $5 donation to an Against the Tide participant to help them reach their fundraising goal for the event to prevent breast cancer for future generations.

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