What is breast cancer?Breast cancer is a malignant tumor that starts in the cells of the breast.A malignant tumor is a group of cancer cells that can grow into (invade)surrounding tissues or spread (metastasize) to distant areas of the body. The disease occurs almost entirely in women, but men can get it, too
Research has shown that women who have 2 to 5 alcoholic drinks daily have a higher risk of breast cancer than women who drink only 1 drink a day or not at all.
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The Pink SOCS annual golf outing was held at the Galloping Hill Golf Course this year. Details coming soon.
We are pleased to announce that The Pink SOCS Foundation and the team at Brighton Collectibles in Woodbridge CenterMall (only) have once again partnered together. This Saturday September 26th, Brighton will be premièring the bracelets at the Woodbridge Center Mall, Woodbridge NJ. Several members of the Pink SOCS will be there Saturday from 2-6pm to answer questions and launch the bracelet. Click here for details
Breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women. Getting mammograms regularly can lower the risk of dying from breast cancer. The United States Preventive Services Task Force recommends that if you are 50 to 74 years old, be sure to have a screening mammogram every two years. If you are 40 to 49 years old, talk to your doctor about when to start and how often to get a screening mammogram.Are you worried about the cost? CDC offers free or low-cost mammograms and education about breast cancer. Find out if you qualify