ZAP THAT CANCER TEES

We invite you to make an impact against breast cancer. Development Plus Inc. will be donating 15% of the proceeds from the sale of every….

Calling All Basketball Fans!

Calling all basketball fans! Komen NCCA is holding a fundraiser with the Sacramento Kings for their breast health awareness game taking place on October 28!….

Join us at our Dance Fitness Event!

Do you love to dance? Join us for a dance fitness event dedicated to breast cancer awareness on October 13, 2019 from 12noon to 2pm…..

In Loving Memory of Lisa Thompson

Komen Northern and Central California is sad to lose one of our own, Lisa Thompson who worked tirelessly in the fight against breast cancer. She….

Your spring cleaning can create summer healing. Donate a car to Komen!

Let Susan G. Komen help you speed up your spring cleaning with free and convenient pick-up of an extra car, truck, trailer, RV, motorcycle, boat,….

Linda’s Ladies for a Cure

2019 is the 7th year Jalene Ducas-Stark has participated in the Race for the Cure and MORE THAN PINK Walk as team captain of Linda’s….

A patient’s power in the opioid crisis

Any type of surgery may create some uncertainty when it comes to managing post-surgical pain.. Especially amidst the opioid crisis. One patient who didn’t want….

Accelerate the Race for the Cure before 2018 Ends – Donate a Vehicle

You’ve walked with us, raced with us… now, ride with us! Rather than watch your extra vehicle sit and collect dust for another year, donate….

Building muscle is important in cancer, no matter the stage

Oncologists warn patients about the effects of malnutrition when going through cancer treatment. They also stress the importance of exercise, and as the experts at….

Busting myths: cancer is not just one disease

One of the most common myths about cancer: that it’s just one disease. The experts at Cancer Treatment Centers of America explain why cancer is….

Papa Murphy’s “Dine and Donate” Event

Please join us for the 1st Annual Susan G. Komen® “Dine and Donate Event” at participating Papa Murphy’s Pizza locations to raise funds for breast cancer research….

Consider risks before using hormone replacement therapy, experts say

Considering hormone replacement therapy but don’t fully understand the risks versus benefit? Experts at Cancer Treatment Centers of America discuss the conflicting data to help….

Susan G. Komen Announces $26 Million Investment in New Research

View Full Press Release (PDF) SUSAN G. KOMEN ANNOUNCES $26 MILLION INVESTMENT IN NEW RESEARCH TO FIND SOLUTIONS FOR AGGRESSIVE AND METASTATIC BREAST CANCERS, AND….

Komen-Funded Research Identifies Previously Unknown Gene Mutations Associated with Poor Outcomes in ER+ Breast Cancer

DALLAS – September 4, 2018 – Susan G. Komen®, the world’s largest nonprofit funder of breast cancer research outside the U.S. government, today hailed work….

10 most commonly asked questions about life after breast reconstruction surgery

To help ease patients’ minds, the experts at Cancer Treatment Centers of America have compiled a list of answers to commonly asked questions about life….

5 Signs of Breast Cancer that Aren’t a Lump

“You can see a lot of things just by looking at your breasts in the mirror,” says medical oncologist Dr. Cynthia Lynch from Cancer Treatment….

Napa RoséFest at Sterling Vineyards Generates $10,800 Donation For Susan G. Komen Foundation

 Calistoga, Calif. (July 27, 2018) — Guests at the second annual Napa RoséFest staged at Sterling Vineyards generated a donation of $10,800 for the….

What does a BRCA gene mutation mean for men?

If you’re a woman, you’re likely familiar with the BRCA gene mutation and its relationship to breast cancer. But what about BRCA and men? It’s….

Researchers at Cancer Treatment Centers of America® in Phoenix Evaluating Investigational Medication for HER2-Positive Breast Cancer, Now Enrolling Patients in Clinical Study

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) in Phoenix is conducting a clinical trial of an investigational medication for HER2-positive (HER2+) breast cancer. The randomized pivotal….

Komen NCCA Seeking Bi-Lingual Breast Care Coordinator

View the Job Description as a PDF Title: Bi-Lingual Breast Care Coordinator Contract Consultant Reports To: Executive Director Office Location: Rancho Cordova, CA Employment Status:….