Breast Cancer Prevention through art, education, awareness & action
DID YOU KNOW...
Your Lymphatic System plays a big role in removing harmful toxins from your body?
Not only does it remove harmful toxins but it also helps fight infections such as cancer. Through a network of lymph vessels and nodes it collects waste material, fluid, viruses and bacteria that are in body tissue and out of the blood stream.
CLICK HERE to learn more about keeping your Lymphatic System healthy.
MZ & Emmers Sports Bra teams up with amazing female athletes to raise awareness and funds for breast cancer prevention. Over the last 4 years they've supported Keep A Breast in our mission to eradicate breast cancer through education and we love them for it!
There are so many apps out there that want to help improve health, but can a mobile app really change your routine? Grad student Emery Rogers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill did a study on just that and used our Check Yourself! App as the subject to find out.
After you #CHECKYOURSELFIE, check out these awesome products on our latest gift guide full of October pink picks! We’re so thankful that these amazing brands have taken the time to help us raise funds and educate young people on breast cancer prevention.
After you #CHECKYOURSELFIE, check out these awesome products on our latest gift guide full of October punk picks! Thanks to all these awesome brands for partnering with us and bringing awareness for breast cancer prevention education.
When Sharishta was diagnosed with breast cancer she couldn't believe it. She didn't know anything about cancer and she was only 25! She's now learned so much and wants to share it with women (and men) everywhere.
At a pivotal point in a young adult's life, when most people are worrying about college and their first career jobs, Alexandra Silva found a lump in her breast and was diagnosed with breast cancer at only 22. Find out how she dealt with her cancer and the advice she has for young people everywhere.
There’s been an ongoing conversation happening in the breast cancer community for a while. A conversation about whether or not checking yourself helps detect a cancer diagnosis or is even necessary for your own health. In 2009, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force pretty much recommended "against teaching breast self-examination (BSE)." Crazy, right? Here at Keep A Breast, we strongly believe that knowing your body and your "normal" is essential to your health. It's crucial to understand and be aware when something is wrong, even as a teen or young adult.
Hayley McIntire was only 28 when she felt a lump in her breast. Like every young woman, she felt invincible and waited months to go to the doctor. Find out what happened when she finally did and why you should always follow your gut feeling.
Lauren Makiyevskiy of The Daily Debut shares her story of being diagnosed with breast cancer when she was only 26. Find out how she found out and her advice for young women everywhere.
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Keep a breast foundation
The Keep A Breast Foundation™ is the leading youth-focused, global, nonprofit breast cancer organization. Our mission is to eradicate breast cancer for future generations. We provide support programs for young people impacted by cancer and educate people about prevention, early detection, and cancer-causing toxins in our everyday environment.