Latest National Breast Cancer Coalition Stories

2011-06-07 07:00:00

The only conference of its kind to bring together hundreds of survivors, advocates and health-care professionals from around the world HAMILTON, ON, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Today launches the sixth World Conference on Breast Cancer in Hamilton, Canada.

2011-05-30 10:36:00

HAMILTON, ON, May 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - The 6(th) World Conference on Breast Cancer will be hosted in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. The Conference brings together hundreds of breast cancer survivors, advocates, and health professionals and researchers from developed and developing countries.

2011-03-14 11:45:00

CHICAGO, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A report on the American Cancer Society (ACS), "More Interested In Accumulating Wealth Than Saving Lives" was released today.

2010-11-12 13:15:00


2010-10-21 00:00:41

GK Announces 2010-2011 Breast Cancer Awareness Leotards GK Elite Sportswear continues its support of the National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund in the fight against Breast Cancer by offering its 2010 line of Breast Cancer Awareness Leotards.

2010-10-05 08:00:00

U.S. Senator Robert Patrick Casey receives Pink Ribbon Award EPHRATA, Pa., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Senator Robert P. Casey, Jr., a breast cancer advocate for the women of Pennsylvania, will receive the Pink Ribbon Award from the PA Breast Cancer Coalition (PBCC).

2010-09-21 07:30:00

U.S. Senator Robert Patrick Casey receives Pink Ribbon Award EPHRATA, Pa., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition (PBCC) Annual Conference will be held on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 at the Harrisburg Hilton & Towers from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

2010-09-20 09:04:00

Breast Cancer Registry Brings New Insights About the Importance of Psychosocial Support WASHINGTON, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 2,000 breast cancer survivors have joined together to participate in the Breast Cancer M.A.P.

2010-08-19 08:30:00

EPHRATA, Pa., Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Are you a breast or cervical cancer researcher in PA looking for additional research funding? The PA Breast Cancer Coalition (PBCC) is awaiting your grant application for the PBCC's Income Tax Refunds for Breast and Cervical Cancer Research Grants.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.