Be Informed

Be Informed

Getting informed is the first step toward preventing breast cancer. At MBCC, we work hard to get you the facts about breast cancer causation and prevention.

What is Breast Cancer?

Definition, common types, signs & symptoms, and additional resources for knowledge about the breast cancer disease

Breast Cancer Statistics

National and Massachusetts statistics on incidence, mortality, causes, and risk factors of breast cancer

Breast Cancer and the Environment

This page provides support and evidence for the link between breast cancer and the environment and the possibility of prevention through minimization of exposure to toxins in our environment

Policy & Legislation

Past and present environmental health policy and legislation with implications for the prevention of breast cancer

Reduce your Exposure

Tips and useful facts for reducing your exposure to harmful chemicals in your everyday environment that are linked to breast cancer and other diseases

eNewsletter Archives

Past issues of the bimonthly MBCC eNewsletter

Research Updates Videos

Released segments of MBCC’s educational video series

In the Community

Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition actively hosts and participates in events to educate the community, advocate for research, and change public policy

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