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

20 hours ago

Protect Our Breasts

Ditch the harmful chemicals in microwave popcorn bags & make your movie night snack the old-fashioned way, on the stovetop! How to: add 2 tablespoons of oil and your #organic popcorn kernels into a pan on high heat, wait until popped, enjoy with peace of mind! ... See MoreSee Less

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Safer products are at the root of clean beauty!


Toluene is a common chemical found in hair dye linked to developmental, reproductive, and organ system toxicity.


Know what's in your products, ask your hair dresser about chemicals in hair dye!
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Before you reach for your favorite winter veggies at the super market, check to see if they are #Organic! Carrots and tomatoes are so much more delicious when they are pesticide-free! #NoOrganophosphates ... See MoreSee Less

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Treat yourself to a bubble bath-you deserve it! But before you turn that faucet, make sure your bubble bath is free of carcinogens like 1,4-dioxane and phthalates. Learn more by reading our recent blog (protectourbreasts.org/2019/01/08/healthy-year-inside-need-focus-personal-care/)

~Relax in pure bliss with a nontoxic bubble bath. 🛁
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2 weeks ago

Protect Our Breasts

What's in your tea bags? Many tea bags contain a harmful chemical called epichlorohydrin. Always choose certified organic tea bags, such as Numi Organic Tea, one of our vetted brands! ... See MoreSee Less

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