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Breast cancer on Long Island

an avoidable tragedy? : hearing before the Subcommittee on Human Services of the Select Committee on Aging, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, first session, September 13, 1991, Brentwood, NY.

by United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Aging. Subcommittee on Human Services.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • Long Island.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Breast -- Cancer -- New York (State) -- Long Island.,
    • Breast -- Cancer -- Research -- United States -- Finance.,
    • Breast -- Cancer -- Prevention.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27.5 .A36 1991d
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 172 p. :
      Number of Pages172
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1355549M
      ISBN 100160368960
      LC Control Number92247734

      Breast Cancer Innovation Fund CAR T-Cell Therapy for Blood Cancers Targeting K17 in Pancreatic Cancer $8 Million Grant Awarded New Inhibitor Shows Promise Against Metastatic Prostate Cancer CME American Society of Hematology (ASH) Review Lung Cancer Research Retreat Long Island Jewish Medical Center is addressing breast health disparities among African American and Hispanic women in Queens through its Cancer Community Connection Program (CCCP). Through evidence-based, culturally sensitive education and outreach, and comprehensive support from a patient navigator, the program works to reduce breast cancer mortality rates, remove barriers to screening .

      Expert, Compassionate Cancer Treatment on Long Island Mount Sinai South Nassau is one of the premier cancer care treatment centers in the long Island New York Area. Our cancer care specialists work local, national and international organizations, including those of major academic centers and the National Cancer Institute.   Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Evelyn Lauder, a breast cancer survivor and senior corporate vice president of The Estee Lauder Companies, founded the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) to help fund research and raise public awareness. Lauder is also the co-creator of the original pink ribbon launched in with Alexandra Penney, former editor-in-chief of Self magazine.

      We held off as long as we could hoping for a miracle. Covid stopped us, but did not stop breast cancer! The West Islip Breast Cancer Coalition remains committed to its mission to help all women and men going through breast cancer, so we will be holding other types of fundraisers. The American Cancer Society without a doubt was such a huge support to me throughout my journey. so I just wanted to say thank you so much for everything that you do for your time for your resources your efforts to me making strides Against Breast Cancer has given me the opportunity to share my story with others in hopes to change.


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