Dallas, TX – In recent news, Allergan has recalled BIOCELL® textured breast implants and tissue expanders per the FDA’s recommendation due to an increased risk of Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL). A total number of 573 cases of this type of cancer have been documented worldwide, 84% of which have been attributed […]
African American women with breast cancer face both a higher financial impact and mortality rate than other groups
Even though the overall rates of breast cancer diagnosis in black and white women are approximately the same, black women are 20% to 40% more likely to die from breast cancer. Researchers believe the difference in survival rates is likely due to several factors, including genetics, the biology of the cancer, cost associated with treating […]
On their latest post “Where is America in the Fight Against Breast Cancer?”, EBIX used a quote from our own Dr. Rod Rohrich and mentioned AiRS Foundation and our mission to assist breast cancer survivors with reconstructive surgery costs. We are grateful for this recognition. Please read their full article here. And remember, ’tis the […]
Earlier this month Cancer Fashionista posted a blog about AiRS Foundation. We greatly appreciate every kind word. Please read their full blog post here.
A Special Thank You to Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Saks Fifth Avenue from Board Member Jay Orringer, M.D.
The Saks Fifth Avenue Key to the Cure event in New York City, on October 18, 2018, was a truly memorable evening. The event celebrated the beautiful spirit, resilience, and benevolence of an American icon and an extraordinary individual, Julia Louis-Dreyfus. In honor of Julia, Saks Fifth Avenue made a generous contribution to the AiRS […]
We would like to thank everyone that made this event happen. It was definitely a night to remember. ET interviewed Julia Louis-Dreyfus from the red carpet that evening. You can watch the full interview here. Other great publishers covered the event as well as Julia’s incredible story, including WWD, Vogue, Yahoo!, Fashion Week Daily, People, […]