Exercise and Breast Cancer

Exercise (Physical Activity) Women who get regular exercise (physical activity) have a lower risk of breast cancer than women who are not active [119-125]. When….

Komen MD 2020 Walks Will Be Virtual

July 1, 2020 – Susan G. Komen Maryland today announced the remainder of their 2020 fundraising events, including The Promise Ride (Frederick), the Delmarva More….

Promise Ride is Going Virtual!

The Promise Ride is Going Virtual!   Susan G. Komen Maryland announced today that due to the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic and in….

Webinar: Learn How Your Online Shopping Can Benefit Komen MD

ShopRaise has partnered with over 1,000 national and local retailers that will donate to Komen Maryland with every purchase made. Learn about this innovative program….

Thanking Dad and Remembering Maureen: The Thompson’s Father’s Day Tradition

One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. For the Thompson family, that one person was Maureen, a wife to….

Susan G. Komen Updates Breast Cancer Screening Guidance As Communities Begin To Re-open

Dallas | Jun 16, 2020 “There is no reason to further delay getting routine mammograms” Susan G. Komen®, the world’s leading nonprofit breast cancer organization,….

Amy Hunter

      When I was 12, my mother was diagnosed with ovarian cancer and she passed away 3 years later.  Four years later, my father….

Breast Cancer in the LBGT Community

Gay, lesbian and bisexual women Breast cancer rates Although lesbians and bisexual women tend to have an increased risk of breast cancer, it’s not because….

Breast Self-Awareness Messages

Except for skin cancers, breast cancer is the most common cancer in women in the U.S., but it can be successfully treated. Screening tests can….

Healthy At Home Facebook Live Series

Susan G. Komen Maryland hosts a series of Facebook Live videos designed to offer support, education and comfort to our community as they shelter at….