Tag: breast cancer prevention

Common Ground Fest West

Common Ground Fest WEST is a music festival powered by Journeys to benefit Keep A Breast! Check out this awesome series of 3 festivals beginning on Sunday, Sept. 10th at The Hi Hat in Highland Park, CA for an evening of good vibes and great bands! The show is all ages.  Musical Performances by: LAYNE… Read more »

Fit 4 Prevention: Lowering Your Risk One Workout At A Time

Just 30 minutes of exercise 3-4 times a week lowers your risk of developing breast cancer by 30-50%. This October, for Breast Cancer Prevention month, we are focusing on exercise as a means to promote overall wellness and lowering our risk of breast cancer. Our goal is to inspire people to reduce their risk of… Read more »

2nd Annual Brewbies At Faction Brewing

We are honored to announce the Brewbies® Festival is back in the Bay for the 2nd year in a row! As always our good friends at Brewbies’ donate 100% of the proceeds to KAB and this year they will be supporting our Check Yourself Program! Brewbies will be held on Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 at Faction Brewing in… Read more »

The Illuminating Moment When I Finally Knew How To Decorate My Breast Cast

Photograph by © Miana Jun While preparing for my second mastectomy, I wanted to do something different to help with the emotional transition of losing my breast. This was to be a prophylactic surgery—I carry the BRCA-1 gene—and unlike my previous mastectomy, I had the gift of additional time to prepare for this loss. I was… Read more »

8th Annual Brewbies® Festival

We are honored to announce the Brewbies® Festival is back for the 8th year in a row! As always our good friends at Brewbies’ donate 100% of the proceeds to KAB and this year they will be supporting our Treasured Chest Program. Brewbies will be held on Saturday, February 11th, 2017 at Bagby Beer in Oceanside, CA…. Read more »

Keep A Breast And Check Yourself With Breast Cancer Mobile App

Keep A Breast teamed up with verynice studio and The Rare Studios to re-think the role of smart phones in breast cancer awareness and prevention. The FREE app provides a visual step-by-step overview of the breast self-exam and allows you to easily schedule an automatic monthly reminder with a pop-up text reminder.

5 Things You Can Do Now to Help Lower Your Risk of Breast Cancer

The Keep A Breast Foundation was founded in response to the growing need for breast cancer awareness programs that focus on educating young people. October is a big month to raise awareness of the need of prevention education for young people. We work on this all year, but October gives us a huge platform to… Read more »