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

UMass Amherst's Dr. Rick Pilsner, assistant professor in the Environmental Health Sciences department, researches phthalates in plastic and packaging's exposure in men and its effect in future generations. For more information read the article: goo.gl/lXb1EO ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

This holiday season enjoy safer alternatives to conventional candles, like GoodLight Natural Candles Fragrance-free tea lights made without paraffin wax! Keep an eye-out on our chapter campuses for this safer gift for Breast Cancer prevention!

— Products shown: Goodlight Tea Lights.
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

These chapter presidents lead our ambassadors at college campuses throughout the Northeast to grow our following. Every leaf on our tree represents another individual who will be exposed to the potentially life-saving digestible science shared on our social media. Followers learn safer choices to prevent breast cancer before it starts. Please help us grow by encouraging loved ones to follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter; and by giving a gift of empowerment to our ambassadors! #BreastCancerPrevention #ProtectOurBreasts ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Protect Our Breasts updated their cover photo. ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Donate to Protect Our Breasts TODAY for #GivingTuesday on behalf of someone who has been diagnosed with Breast Cancer. We translate new science into digestible prevention tips for our followers to read. Your donation will help our chapter ambassadors engage a greater audience for the information that may prevent this disease. With your help, the future is hopeful. protectourbreasts.org/donate/ ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook