Save the Date: 17th Annual Susan G. Komen St. Louis Race for the Cure® - Saturday, June 13, 2015.
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Susan G. Komen® Invests in the Future of Breast Cancer Research: St. Louis Researchers Will Receive Nearly $900,000 in New Research Funding Details
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Local Dollars Making a Local Impact in the Fight Against Breast Cancer
- 75% of net funds raised here stays in our 17-county Missouri/Illinois service area to fund breast health and breast cancer screening, education and patient navigation programs.
- 25% of net funds goes toward groundbreaking global breast cancer research, including research being done in St. Louis.
- More than 100% of the dollars raised here have remained in and returned to our community to support breast health programs and breast cancer research!
Where do you find your strength? Nikia Hammonds-Blakely found her voice in the midst of a life-long journey with breast cancer. Read Nikia's story, in her own powerful words. Read more.
Understanding Breast Cancer Risk. It can seem like health writers are obsessed with numbers. Often, these numbers describe "risk." It's a familiar term but also one that can have some specific meanings when it comes to cancer. Read more.
Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer. People diagnosed with metastatic disease face very different challenges than people diagnosed with early breast cancer. Learn more.
Changing the World Through Research
Read how Komen's research investment has changed the breast cancer landscape.