A Dialogue of Prevention during the Month of October
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.
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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A Special Message from the MBCC Executive Director.
Want to make a difference toward breast cancer prevention in Massachusetts? Do you have a few minutes to make a phone call or send an email and/or letter? Become part of our advocacy network and join volunteers across the state working towards breast cancer prevention! As a volunteer in our action network, you can help […]
“I support MBCC and it’s culture of prevention. My mother passed away from breast cancer at age 57. We will never know exactly why she was struck down by this curse, but perhaps if the next generation is better educated than the one before, we can wipe out unnecessary diagnoses and save irreplaceable lives- and […]
We are building upon the momentum after our successful 2014 Against the Tide events and are launching a new campaign, Let’s Talk Prevention: Reducing Toxic Exposures. This fall we aim to refocus the discussion around Breast Cancer Awareness month, and to cast the rosy glow of October in a more realistic light. Education, advocacy, and research are […]