This year 250,000 people – mostly women – in the United States will learn that they have breast cancer; Forty thousand will die. Did you know that 90% of all diagnosed cases of Breast Cancer have NO Family History.
Scientists know that breast cancer is associated with exposure to natural estrogens and other hormones. Now we are learning that certain chemicals found in common household products can mimic estrogens. More than 100 of these can make breast cancer cells grow in the lab.
The mission of the Art beCAUSE Breast Cancer Foundation is to fund research dedicated to eradicating the environmental causes of breast cancer.
Art beCAUSE Breast Cancer Foundation’s 9th Annual Gala:
The Art of Illumination – Unmasking the Truths about Breast Cancer
WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 5th
Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA
Seed the Scientist Grant, Dinner, Silent Auction