July 16, 2019

Dear FDA,

We believe, that every woman and man has a right to receive the benefits of early breast cancer detection and truly informed consent. 

We believe, clear language and follow up care are crucial to helping women understand and their breast density notification....

April 24, 2019

What do you do if you have dense breast tissue?

First, take a deep breath, you’ve got this! Start asking questions and taking notes. You can ask the radiologist at your mammogram appointment if you have dense breast tissue. If your radiologist doesn’t notify you the day...

April 4, 2019

The results are in and the conclusion is this:

Community is non-negotiable.

Last month we sent out a survey to women facing cancer a Cancer Support Workshops and Needs Assessment Survey. 100% of the women who responded said having a community of women to support them was...

March 25, 2019

If you are diagnosed with dense breast tissue a breast ultrasound is necessary to screen for breast cancer, mammogram alone is not enough.

March 13, 2019

Sadly, this isn’t the language or followup typically being used for women with dense breast tissue in the United States. More often than not women are told they’re all clear, there’s no evidence of malignancy and advised to return in a year for a repeat mammogram.

April 12, 2018

This will stand out as one of those great moments I will treasure for a long time and it will continue to inspire the work I do. I have long considered Dr. Jill Biden, former Second Lady of The United States Of America, a brilliant, bold and beautiful woman that I hope...

October 11, 2017

There is a group of women, a great tribe in fact, of Strength, Unity and Support. It’s a group none of us ever wanted to be a part of and now none of us would ever want to imagine our life without it. 

We are the tribe of women who have been diagnosed with breast c...

May 16, 2017

Breast density is recognized as one of and possibly the strongest risk factor associated with development of breast cancer, according to the National Institute of Health. Having dense breasts is also common. In fact, it is so common that over 40% of women have dense br...

November 22, 2016

My battle with breast cancer would have never been possible without support and love. It has made me appreciate the battles others have had even more. Especially, my mother who had to fight breast cancer, not just once, but twice. Without my mom sharing her experience...

October 24, 2016

What’s in a pink ribbon? To some it’s a symbol of hope and unity. It says I am with you. I support you

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