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    The American Cancer Society has information on breast cancer and most other types of cancer. This link will take you to the organization’s web site.

    American Cancer Society

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    I'm Too Young to Get Breast Cancer!

    By Amy Engeler On September 2 of last year, Tomomi Arikawa left her office door open as she slipped out to her two o'clock sonogram appointment. She expected to return shortly — the imaging center was just across town from her office at ABC News, where she was a story editor for 20/20. At her gynecologist's urging, Tomomi was going to have a tender lump in her right breast checked out. The lump felt squishy, like a piece of Bubble Wrap, not like a hard kernel or a marble or any of the objects tumors...

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    The Susan G. Komen Foundation supports research and community-based outreach programs related to breast cancer. This link will take you to the web site.

    Susan G. Komen Foundation

     

    The National Breast Cancer Foundation works to increase breast cancer awareness and to provide mammograms for those in need. This link will take you to its web site.

    National Breast Cancer Foundation

     

    The National Cancer Institute is part of the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH). Follow the link below.

    National Cancer Institute

     

    This international nonprofit group is dedicated to the concerns and issues of young women with breast cancer. This link will take you to its web site.

    Young Survival Coalition

     

    The Intercultural Cancer Council promotes cancer research, policies, programs, and partnerships  in racial and ethnic minorities as well as medically underserved groups in the U.S. Go to their website by clicking the link below.

    Intercultural Cancer Council

     

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