Our mission is to share the conversation about chemicals
in everyday products found on the grocery shelves that contribute
to breast cancer; empowering women to make safer choices to protect
their breasts during the most vulnerable periods of their lives.

Protect Our Breasts

1 in 8

Breast cancer is a disease that touches the lives of many. One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in the course of their lifetime.

everyday exposure

Research shows that exposure to endocrine disrupting chemicals and carcinogens can lead to a breast cancer diagnosis later in life.

windows of susceptibility

Up through a woman’s first full-term pregnancy is a time when women are particularly vulnerable to these harmful chemicals. It is up to us to stop breast cancer before it starts.

Protect Our Breasts

Two hours until our Power Hour!! In case you missed donating during our Ambassador Empowerment campaign, go to our UMass gives campaign page or our Protect Our Breasts website, to help POB win the power hour, ensuring an extra $2000 towards reducing college-aged individuals’ risk of a breast cancer diagnosis in our futures! ... See MoreSee Less

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Tomorrow is the POB Power Hour from 11:00 am to 12:00 Noon for the UMass Gives campaign! Please go to umass.scalefunder.com/gday/giving-day/1173/department/2841 or protectourbreasts/donate tomorrow to help us win the $2000 additional from UMass/Amherst! ... See MoreSee Less

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When you are looking for a quick energy boost to stay strong this last week of classes, choose organic green tea to avoid #endosulfan! ... See MoreSee Less

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