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08.26.15

New study stokes debate about early-stage breast cancer treatments, shines light on need for primary prevention

  By Breast Cancer Fund Director of Science Sharima Rasanayagam, Ph.D. A new study, published in JAMA Oncology, found that aggressive treatments (surgery followed by radiation therapy) of ductal carcinoma in situ, or DCIS, did not lead to a reduction in death. While the study sparks questions about how DCIS should be classified and treated, ... Read more...

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This spring, the Breast Cancer Fund is continuing our popular web-based discussion series, Prevention Speaks, which highlights cutting-edge science, along with personal tips and ways to get involved with our work. We’ll offer up breast cancer prevention tips, advocacy strategies, and skills for talking to others about breast cancer and the environment.

We’ll also be hosting guest speakers and authors who will present their work and provide a space for a rich discussion with leaders who are thinking and writing about breast cancer and the environment.

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Learn about the science, policy, and market-based campaigns that are helping to reduce toxic exposures linked to breast cancer and other health concerns.

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