MASSACHUSETTS BREAST CANCER COALITION’S ANNUAL STATEWIDE AGAINST THE TIDE ATHLETIC FUNDRAISING EVENTS Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC) will hold its annual Against the Tide athletic fundraising events in 2022. MBCC will hold two in-person events: one on June 18th at DCR’s Hopkinton State Park in Hopkinton, MA for the 30th year and one on August 13th at DCR’s Nickerson State … Read more
PATIENTS JOIN MASSACHUSETTS PHYSICAL THERAPISTS FOR AGAINST THE TIDE‘S 30th YEAR ANNIVERSARY IN HOPKINTON ON JUNE 18th Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC) will hold two in-person events: the first on June 18th at DCR’s Hopkinton State Park in Hopkinton, MA for the 30th year and the second on August 13th at DCR’s Nickerson State Park in Brewster, MA for … Read more
On October 5, 2021, California became the seventh state to pass legislation to ban PFAS in food packaging. PFAS chemicals have been linked to a wide range of health effects including immune system toxicity, elevated cholesterol, delayed mammary gland development, effects on the thyroid and liver, and cancer. Scientists are concerned that exposure to chemicals … Read more
When Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC) started this work in 1991, we all had great hope that we would find the answers to our questions on how to prevent the environmental causes of breast cancer. While there has been progress, here we are now, 30 years later, with perhaps more questions than answers.