Breast Cancer

Bay Area Breast Cancer Seminar

Posted on: September 16, 2015

The Many Faces of Breast Cancer Seminar 2015 A Breast Cancer Seminar in the Bay Area Come and experience a special event focusing on the unique needs and issues of breast cancer survivors. Join an engaging panel of medical experts as they speak to issues that directly affect over 2.5 million survivors in the US today…. read more

Immunotherapy Giving Hope for Cancer Patients

Posted on: July 1, 2015

There have been exciting advances in the area of immunotherapy for the treatment of cancer in 2015.  Our immune system has the ability to differentiate self versus non-self.  It also plays an important role in controlling cancer. This year’s American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting highlighted some new immunotherapy treatments for a number of cancers… read more

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walnut Creek

Posted on: June 19, 2015

Event Details for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walnut Creek Saturday June 20, 2015 Heather Farm Park 1750 Heather Drive Walnut Creek Registration begins at 8am Opening Ceremony starts at 8:30am Ribbon Cutting and 5k Walk begins at 9:00am Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walks are the largest network of breast cancer awareness events in… read more

Sharsheret Pink Shabbat: Hereditary Breast Cancer

Posted on: May 14, 2015

Breast cancer affects the Jewish community disproportionately, with those of Ashkenazi decent being more likely to be diagnosed, than those in the general community. Sharsheret is the only organization to offer culturally distinct support to Jewish women and families facing breast cancer at every stage. Sharsheret provides support in a way that feels most comfortable,… read more

Benefits of Pilates for Breast Cancer Survivors

Posted on: May 7, 2015

By Shayna Jung, Community Outreach Coordinator  Looking for recovery techniques for Breast Cancer in Lafayette? What are the benefits of Pilates for breast cancer survivors? With fifteen years of teaching Pilates, you can imagine how many women Leslie Jerge has had contact with. What is surprising though, is the percentage of those women who are breast… read more

Many Faces of Breast Cancer

Posted on: September 19, 2014

Come and experience a special event focusing on the unique needs and issues of breast cancer survivors.