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“Doctor, What Stage is my Tumor?” Dr. Richard Bleicher

Richard J. Bleicher, MD, FACS, Fox Chase Cancer Center/Temple Health offers anyone facing cancer a look into the positive, negatives… and history and potential changes… of  the breast cancer staging system. Staging and Breast Cancer: Time for Some Adjustments.  “Doctor,…

A Young Survivor’s Message to Share

To My Friends, Family & Komen Philadelphia Community, Please consider taking 2 minutes to read and share this message with the women in your life… On this day (August 6) four years ago – on August 6, 2010 – I…

The Real Deal On Mammograms. Dr. Ari Brooks

Dr. Ari Brooks, Professor of Surgery; Chief, Endocrine and Oncologic Surgery; Director of the Breast Center, Pennsylvania Hospital, offers insights to help women make more informed decisions about early detection technologies. 3D Mammograms: Who Needs Them? As you drive around our region, listen to the radio,…

Creating More than a Buzz About Breast Cancer

Facing her sister’s diagnosis head on, Kelly Kelly shares why she’s taking action, teaming up and delivering a sting to breast cancer this Race for the Cure season. I grew up playing sports and being part of teams. I learned…

Does it Ever Get Easier?

By: Anne L. Rosenberg, MD, FACS ; Clinical Professor in Surgery, Jefferson Medical College, Kimmel Cancer Center; Attending surgeon at Cooper University Hospital and Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center As we start 2014, there is always a moment to…

Our power to evolve is our guarantee to conquer

By Elaine I. Grobman, CEO, Komen Philadelphia     That’s me in this picture – 24 years ago, at the first Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure. The gentleman with me is Fred Stein, you’ll see him this year at our…

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