Archive for breast cancer patients and survivors

Male Breast Cancer: The Stigma

Today we must emphasize health promotion and primary prevention. This is Men’s Health Week, and we are bringing attention to the stigma surrounding male breast cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, breast cancer in men is rare — less than 1 percent of all breast cancer occurs…

Happy Mental Health Month from UBCF

As May comes to a close, so does mental health month. However, this does not mean the conversation about mental health should come to a close. Battling breast cancer takes a toll not only on one’s physical health, but also one’s mental health. It can be draining spending…

Happy Mother’s Day from UBCF

Mother’s Day means something different to each of us, and here at United Breast Cancer Foundation, we wish all moms a very happy Mothers Day. Being a Mother is a title not simply reserved for women who give birth. Moms come in all sorts of packages – and…

Start Your Peer To Peer Fundraiser for UBCF Today

United Breast Cancer Foundation is a national nonprofit that serves women, men, and families facing a breast cancer diagnosis as well as those in need of early detection services. We have developed a new way for the community to get involved and make a positive difference in the…

Happy Spring from UBCF

Welcoming Love, Light, and Rebirth Happy Spring from United Breast Cancer Foundation! With this new season comes new opportunities for light, love and healing. Here are some tips to welcoming the spirit and warmth of spring into your life. The home can be hugely influential on one’s attitude…

Happy Valentine’s Day from UBCF

Valentine’s Day is a day for love, support, and celebration. When it comes to breast cancer, Valentine’s Day can be the perfect time to celebrate the little things. UBCF wishes breast cancer patients, survivors, care providers, and their families extra love and support today – because we know…

UBCF Gives the “Gift of Sleep” to 160 breast cancer patients and survivors

Tempur-Pedic® mattresses provided at no cost in Louisville, KY HUNTINGTON, N.Y. (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 10, 2021 United Breast Cancer Foundation conducted its 20th “Gift of Sleep” Tempur-Pedic® Mattress Donation Event on October 30, 2021 as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This is the 3rd UBCF mattress donation event hosted in…

Julia’s Journey

The Power of Integrative Care Julia is an adventurer and has lived and traveled across the globe while exploring various cultures. While she’s from the midwest, she feels that she can make anywhere home!  Julia has always been healthy and strives to take care of herself. This made…

UBCF Announces Kentucky Tempur-Pedic® Mattress Donation Event October 30, 2021

UBCF gives the gift of sleep to breast cancer patients and survivors during October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month. HUNTINGTON, N.Y. (PRWEB) OCTOBER 12, 2021 United Breast Cancer Foundation is excited to once again be working with Good360 and Tempur Sealy International, the world’s largest bedding provider, to gift Tempur-Pedic®…

The Importance of Early Detection

Breast cancer screenings, self-exams, and the impact of genetics. While breast cancer is symptomatic for some, for many, breast cancer occurs with few warning signs and this can be very detrimental. When found at later stages, breast cancer often requires more rigorous treatments. To prevent late detection, the…