Governor M. Jodi Rell at the Survivor Breakfast, June 2, Also pictured, left to right, Dr.
About 1 in 8 women will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of their lives. About 1 in 1, men will also develop breast cancer. According to U.
Nearlypeople will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year. That could be your mother, sister, daughter, your wife, or even you. We hold Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walks so anyone touched by breast cancer won't have to face their diagnosis alone.
Cancer Support Community Delaware is a statewide nonprofit organization whose mission is to ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community. Support groups and programs are professionally led and are provided at no cost to help participants and caregivers cope with the emotional and life changing aspects of cancer. Our Mission Cancer Support Community Delaware is a statewide nonprofit organization whose mission is to ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community. Upcoming Events Categories Kent.
Home About Us News. The Coalition has used the funding from the Potter Trust to provide emergency funding and support to Delawareans undergoing treatment for breast cancer, helping them pay for housing, utilities, childcare, transportation, and medical expenses. Many lack paid medical leave and have trouble paying for basic necessities without a steady income.
This unique event combines celebrities, first class entertainment and a worthy cause, making it an evening not to be missed. With a nod to our notable anniversary, we look forward to celebrating in silver all that the Pink Ribbon Ball has achieved for Breast Cancer Now over the years. The event attracts more than influential business owners, celebrities and fabulous high-value donors and supporters.
Madison St. Early detection is the key to effective treatment of breast cancer, the most common form of cancer in women in the U. Clinical breast exams performed by a doctor are recommended every one to three years for women ages and every years for those 40 years and older.
Submitted photo. Wendy Newell has been practicing medicine in the Dover area and treating breast cancer patients at the Bayhealth Cancer Institute. Recently, she was honored for her years of dedication fighting the disease when she was presented the Light of Life Award by the Susan G.
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