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20th Anniversary - Peak Hike for Prevention
Oct 11
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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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Thousands of supporters join us each year for events as diverse as mountain climbs and rallies—all in support of breast cancer prevention. See where we've been in the last year by viewing the photo galleries below.

  • Gallery: Climb Against the Odds

    View photos from the 2012 Climb Against the Odds, our annual expedition on Mt. Shasta.

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  • Gallery: Sacred Treks

    View photos from Sacred Treks: Ladakh, a July 2012 expedition with Cattara—Adventures With Insight that benefits the Breast Cancer Fund.

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  • Heroes Celebration

    Gallery: Heroes Celebration

    View photos from our 2012 Heroes Celebration and 20th anniversary in San Francisco.

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  • Peak Hike 2010

    Gallery: Peak Hike

    View photos from Peak Hike 2012, our annual event on Mt. Tam in Northern California.

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