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.

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Protect Our Breasts

3 weeks ago

Protect Our Breasts

Ready for Spring Break? Our POB chapters sure are. Catch our brand ambassadors sharing Goddess Garden's Everyday Sunscreen at their schools. We love this sunscreen because it is free of common chemicals like Octinoxate and Oxybenzone (both EDCs and carcinogens) found in conventional sunscreen. Soak up the sun the safer way with this amazing sunscreen! ... See MoreSee Less

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3 weeks ago

Protect Our Breasts

Breast development occurs throughout a woman’s lifetime, beginning in utero and continuing through the child bearing years. Hormone communication varies during different stages from puberty through pregnancy, and during menstruation.

Breast cancer has been identified as a life stage disease due, in part, to increased susceptibility to certain environmental exposures during these windows of heightened hormone activity.

Protect Our Breasts encourages you to reduce your exposures today to lower your risk of a diagnosis in the future. #organic #breastcancerprevention #nonprofit
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3 weeks ago

Protect Our Breasts

EWG's personal care and cosmetics database, Skin Deep, scores hazardous products close to ten and safer products around one. Don't settle for no lye, also look out for hazardous chemicals such as sodium hydroxide, parabens and formaldehyde-releasing preservatives in Hair Relaxers, which scored an avg. of 8.1 in the database. Check it out! www.ewg.org/skindeep/ ... See MoreSee Less

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4 weeks ago

Protect Our Breasts

Thanks to all who donated to the 12th Annual Big Y Partners of Hope Campaign! We are honored to be a recipient. Your contributions will help us to empower women to make safer choices to protect our breasts by sharing scientific discoveries and safer alternatives to products with everyday toxins.




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