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One year after her mother died from breast cancer, Leigh Gale of Gates Mills, Ohio decided to start fundraising in her honor. In 2010 Penny’s Pink Lemonade was born.

After actress and filmmaker Angelina Jolie Pitt revealed she underwent two preventive surgeries to remove her ovaries, fallopian tubes, and both breasts because she carries a

On Tuesday, March 24, actress Angelina Jolie Pitt penned an op-ed in The New York Times revealing she had preventative surgery to remove her fallopian tubes and o

On Wednesday, March 18, The New York Times featured a front page story on a study published in this week’s "Journal of the American Medical Association" (JAMA). 

Research has fueled significant progress against breast cancer—the overall five-year survival rate for female breast cancer patients in the United States has increased from 75 percent in the mid-1970s to 90 percent today, according to the

Breast cancer has no boundaries.  It is the most common cancer in women worldwide and the second most common cancer overall.

We are proud to announce President and CEO of BCRF Myra Biblowit will be presented with the “Leadership in Health Award” at The Kelly Cares Foundation’s Irish Eyes Gala on March 16.  The Kelly Cares Foundation was established by dear friends of BCRF, Notre Dame head football coach Brian Kelly an

Dr. Suzanne Fuqua is a Professor of Medicine and Molecular and Cellular Biology at Baylor College of Medicine.

Dr. Hedvig Hricak (Memorial Sloan Kettering) exemplifies the global impact BCRF has had on breast cancer research.  Among many accomplishments, Dr.