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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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Horst Rechelbacher

Horst Rechelbacher

Horst Rechelbacher is an innovative businessman whose passion for the environment and natural medicine led to a new consciousness in the world of beauty. As the founder of the plant-based cosmetic companies Aveda Corporation and Intelligent Nutrients, he has worked to set a high bar in the personal care industry by using only 100 percent food-based, safe and organic ingredients.

Horst has also played an integral role in supporting national efforts, though the Breast Cancer Fund's Campaign for Safe Cosmetics, to protect the health of consumers and workers by securing corporate, regulatory and legislative reforms necessary to eliminate chemicals from cosmetics and personal care products linked to cancer.

We honored his innovation and leadership with a Breast Cancer Fund Hero Award in 2011.