Breast Cancer Facts and Data

Breast cancer incidence throughout the world, from the World Health Organization

Breast cancer data by state, age, race and ethnicity, from the Centers for Disease Control

Breast cancer statistics by county, from the National Cancer Institute

Understanding Breast Cancer, from the Susan G. Komen Foundation


Other Resource Sites


American Breast Cancer Foundation

American Cancer Society

Breast Cancer Support

Breast Health Coalition Resource Directory

Breast Ultrasound Foundation

BreastCancer.org

First Aid for People with Cancer

Food and Drug Administration (Certified Mammography Facilities)

FORCE: Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered

Imaginis

Living Beyond Breast Cancer

National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program

National Breast Cancer Coalition

National Cancer Institute

National Lymphedema Network

Quit Smoking Community

Sisters Network, Inc.

Windsor Community Angels Free Mammograms

Women’s Cancer Network


Breast Cancer in the News


Melinda Doolittle, Phil Stacey promote breast cancer awareness

Brian Mansfield, USA Today, January 25, 2011

Study finds racial disparity in breast cancer outcomes

Health Day News, January 14, 2011

Breast cancer treatment improves survival of women with triple-negative type

Shari Roan, Los Angeles Times, January 5, 2011

New Breast Cancer Drug Found Deep in the Sea

Peter Landers, The Wall Street Journal, January 3, 2011

A Breast Oncologist, Diagnosed With The Disease

National Public Radio, December 14, 2010

Elizabeth Edwards: A tribute to my friend, on her battle with breast cancer and political legacy

David Ginsberg, New York Daily News, December 11, 2010

Bone Drug Gets Mixed Result in Breast Cancer Study

Andrew Pollack, The New York Times, December 9, 2010

Real Men Do Wear Pink

Bethany Kandel, Parade Magazine, October 17, 2010


Blogs about Breast Cancer


ACLS

Breast Cancer Blog: Life with Breast Cancer

Caroline’s Breast Cancer Blog

Dancing With Cancer

Life’s Funny Like That

Life in Transition

Teresa Beats Breast Cancer

Toddler Planet: The joy of life after cancer

Two hands

Young Survival Coalition