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We help people get the best care possible

Our mission is to help people make sense of the complex medical and personal information about breast health and breast cancer, so they can make the best decisions for their lives.

We want to ensure that people have access to expert guidance on the multilayered and vast amount of breast cancer information, treatment, and research available. is committed to being a trusted resource for both patients and caregivers because we believe that everyone should have the greatest care possible for their unique needs.

Our commitment to providing patient-focused care is a nonprofit organization founded in 2000 by breast oncologist Marisa C. Weiss, M.D., and born out of her conviction that people with breast cancer need more information and support than a doctor's visit can provide.

Since 2000, we have reached 174 million people worldwide. receives more than 28 million visits each year, and we host and manage the world’s largest online breast cancer peer community, with over 220,000 registered members throughout our history.

To educate and support our community of patients and caregivers, we offer free access to:

Expert medical information: researches and publishes information about all aspects of the breast cancer experience through articles, podcasts, videos, and webinars. Content is created by an award-winning editorial team and reviewed by an advisory board of medical experts.

The latest Research News: publishes summaries of peer-reviewed articles to distill and explain the latest and most actionable breast cancer research.

Personalized recommendations: People have the option to create profiles by filling in their diagnostic and treatment information on Based on this information, recommends content and information that are relevant to each person's unique situation.

Peer-to-peer community conversation: Our Discussion Boards provide a free, vibrant, and supportive community of people either diagnosed with breast cancer or concerned about a breast condition, as well as their support persons. The boards are monitored by a team of experienced moderators.

Spanish-language resources: offers information and Discussion Boards in Spanish. Team
Meet the people who work hard to create and deliver on's mission.
Board of Directors
Members of the Board of Directors represent diverse areas of business, philanthropy, and experiences.
Professional Advisory Board
All medical information published by is reviewed by members of our Professional Advisory Board, which includes over 70 practicing medical professionals from around the world who are leaders in their fields.
Sponsors is a nonprofit organization supported by individuals, foundations, and corporations. Learn about our supporters.
The Press Room
Learn basic facts about breast cancer and about, peruse's media appearances, and find logo and logo-use guidelines.
Policies and Guidelines
We are committed to maintaining the highest standard of medical excellence and integrity, while respecting our visitors' privacy. Read about our ethical commitment and privacy policy.
Financial Information
Review's audited financial statements and Form 990s.
Join Our Team
We value diversity, equity, and inclusion.

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