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Celebrate the first ever national Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day (BRA Day USA).
Only 30 percent of American women facing breast cancer surgery are aware of their breast reconstruction options.
BRA Day was created to help increase awareness, education, and access to breast reconstruction surgery after cancer care. It is a collaborative effort by ASPS and The PSF.
A new survey released today by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) shows that 89 percent of women want to see what breast reconstruction surgery results would look like before undergoing treatment for breast cancer, prompting the world's largest group of board-certified plastic surgeons to launch a landmark show-and-tell event as part of Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day USA, October 17, 2012 in New Orleans.
Seventy percent of women facing mastectomy for breast cancer are not informed of their breast reconstruction options.
New Orleans Breast Center sponsors Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day USA to raise awareness about reconstruction options post mastectomy. Arlington Heights,
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