Announcements

  • Support for individuals lacking coverage for mammograms
    July 1, 2015
    The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth has received a grant from Susan G Komen VT/NH affiliate to pay for mammograms. The funding period is April 1, 2014 to March ...
  • Pesticide DDT Linked to Breast Cancer Risk
    June 24, 2015
    Many of us wonder if exposure to some home care and personal care products increases the risk for breast cancer.  A study published this month (June 2015) in the Journal ...
  • Macy’s Grant Helps NH Patients
    May 7, 2015
    Macy’s Grant Provides Support for New Hampshire Breast Cancer Patients NHBCC extends its deepest thanks to Macy’s for providing a $3,000 grant for our Support Services Fund. The Support Services Fund ...
  • Three Part PBS Series on Cancer begins March 30th
    March 28, 2015
    Beginning Monday, March 30th, at 9 pm Eastern Time, PBS will air a three-part, six hour program on cancer based on the book “The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography ...
  • NHBCC Thanks La-Z-Boy & Fallon’s Furniture
    March 26, 2015
      NHBCC President Nancy Ryan (far right) and NHBCC Board member Lucie Chakmakas recently visited the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries in Manchester, New Hampshire, to present a thank you plaque to La-Z-Boy ...
  • NH Representatives Support Critical Breast Cancer Research
    March 18, 2015
    New Hampshire’s representatives in Congress, Rep. Frank Guinta (R-NH 1st District) and Rep. Ann McLane Kuster (D-NH 2nd District)) have signed a “Dear Colleague” letter, urging their colleagues to support ...
  • Strong New Support for Breast Cancer Deadline 2020®
    January 12, 2015
    Update:  April 2, 2015 The New Hampshire Breast Cancer Coalition is calling on elected public officials to endorse the National Breast Cancer Coalition’s Breast Cancer Deadline 2020®. Let’s keep the momentum going! 1)  ...
  • Dr. Susan Love reports on SABCS
    December 17, 2014
    Thanks to Dr. Susan Love for summarizing important news from this year’s San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.  This meeting hosts over 7,500 scientists, practitioners and advocates each year to present ...
  • NBCC President, Fran Visco, speaks out about fighting breast cancer.
    October 3, 2014
    Below is an article by NBCC President, Fran Visco: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/fran-visco/the-way-to-fight-breast-c_b_5920168.html The Way to Fight Breast Cancer Is With a Vaccine — Not Another Pink Product All the pink gadgets in the world will not ...
  • NHBCC President Nancy Ryan Comments on New Hampshire’s High Breast Cancer Incidence
    September 22, 2014
    Granite State Has Highest Rate Of Breast Cancer New Hampshire has a higher rate of breast cancer than any state in the U.S.according to data from the Centers for Disease Control ...