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  • is the world’s leading online resource for breast health and breast cancer information.
  • The site was founded in 2000 by renowned breast oncologist Dr. Marisa Weiss to help those affected by breast cancer make sense of complex medical information and empower them to make the best decisions throughout their medical and emotional journey.
  • In the 15 years since it started, has helped more than 47 million people from over 240 different countries and territories around the world.
  • gets approximately 50,000 visits a day, over 1.3 million visits each month, and received more than 12.4 million visits in 2014.
  • The site includes over 8,000 pages of original, expert-reviewed content providing the most reliable, complete, and up-to-date breast health and breast cancer information available.
  •’s content is produced in consultation with a Professional Advisory Board made up of over 80 experts touching all aspects of breast cancer including medical, surgical and radiation oncologists, oncology nurses, plastic surgeons, social workers, nutritionists, and insurance experts.
  • hosts a vibrant and caring peer support community where people can connect with others to share experiences and advice. There are more than 160,000 registered users of the discussion boards, over 80 forums, and more than 125,000 topics.

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