Register for In the Pink 5k, happening on Saturday, October 21st! On-site registration begins at 8AM. Join the fun, walk, or run and get a free T-shirt. Located at the Trinity Skyline Trail @ Continental Ave. Bridge. Register today!
Have you or a loved one undergone a mastectomy due to breast cancer? Are you considering a mastectomy because of cancer? If you’re worried about how to pay for breast reconstruction afterward, we can help! The AiRS Foundation provides grants to women who have undergone mastectomies due to cancer but cannot fully afford reconstruction after […]
Many women undergo mastectomies as part of their breast cancer treatment plan or to prevent the onset of breast cancer later on. But mastectomies, or the removal of one or both breasts, are only one step in the process toward total healing for women who have breast cancer or are at a high risk of […]
Like every year, in January 2007, Sally went to the hospital for a routine breast examination. Her doctor didn’t find anything unusual, so it surprised her when, only a few months later, she felt a lump in her left breast. Sally decided to have it checked out, and when her doctor came into the room […]
Direct-to-implant breast reconstruction, also known as immediate or one-step breast reconstruction, is the process of completing both the mastectomy and the breast reconstruction in a single surgical procedure. Traditional Breast Reconstruction Until the early 2000s, breast reconstruction involved several surgical procedures. In traditional breast reconstruction, the plastic surgeon would remove the breast tissue, then insert […]