The Latest News and Info from the Bridge Breast Network

Keep A Healthy Weight To Avoid Breast Cancer!

There has been many studies that share your risk of breast cancer can be lowered by regular exercise. American Cancer Society and doctors are now recommending that women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer, and those who haven’t, exercise on a daily basis! Also, being overweight can increase your risk of breast cancer and many […]

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Tips For Exercising When You Have Breast Cancer!

Happy New Year! This is the month where it’s time to start those resolutions and try to make healthier choices! There are so many benefits of exercise. However, surgery to the breasts can affect how you can move or exercise. It can affect how you can move your arms and shoulders, or even daily activities. […]

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Give A Chemo Care Package This Holiday Season!

It’s always extremely hard to hear when a loved one is diagnosed with breast cancer. It’s even harder to see someone handle this type of news during the holidays. Today, we want to share a way you can help any cancer patient going through chemotherapy with a care package. Here are some items that are perfect […]

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Healthy Eating During the Holidays!

It’s the week of Thanksgiving everyone and it’s important to watch what you eat! This topic is huge for most people, especially during the holidays. During this time of the year, all of the holiday parties begin and its may feel almost impossible to not watch you are eating.  We all live in this food environment […]

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The Dallas Maverick’s Breast Health Awareness Night!

The Dallas Maverick’s Breast Health Awareness Night is Tuesday, October 11 vs. Oklahoma City Thunder. Come out and support your favorite team while supporting The Bridge Breast Network. This year, the Mavs are creating a special fundraising opportunity for the breast cancer nonprofit partners that night. They will be offering $10 upper-level tickets where $5 […]

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Cancer During the Holidays!

There is no great time to be diagnosed with cancer, but the holidays can make it even harder! These are the times that should feel the jolliest and they can lose their luster when you are worried about your own health. If you know someone or currently handling your new diagnosis, then here are some […]

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The most important antioxidant: Glutathione by K Young Nutrition!

We love when Kimberly shares some wonderful information about nutrition. She is our lovely nutritionist at Bridge Breast Network! Today, she is sharing why September is her favorite month of the year. We are talking about antioxidants and why it’s important to incorporate them in your diet.  By now you have heard a whole lot […]

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Risk Factors of Breast Cancer!

We always like to inform all of you about the risk of getting breast cancer in specifically females: Genetics: When your family members have a history of cancer like your mother, aunt, and/or grandmother especially when it’s detected at a younger age. The chances of you getting cancer is higher. It’s important to be active […]

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Bridge Breast Network Testimonial!

I met you and was inspired by you when you came to my Wylie Rotary Club last year.  I have shared information about The Bridge to several people. And……I  was diagnosed with Stage 0 breast cancer in April.  My annual mammogram caught it and I have to say the radiologist at the Baylor Garland Breast […]

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Mammograms and Breast Cancer

The American Cancer Society issued new guidelines for breast cancer screenings. It suggest’s that women should have mammograms starting at the age of 45. While others believe you should start at the age of 40, and even possibly earlier for those at high risk. Mammograms have helped reduced deaths caused from breast cancer in the […]

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How to reduce your risk of breast cancer!

Today, we are going to talk about there are some steps you can take toward breast cancer prevention. We all know everyone is born with genetics they cannot change, but here are some lifestyle changes you can take to help lower your risk. Here are some things you can do to help reduce your risk […]

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Bra Buying Tips Every Breast Cancer Patient Should Know!

Today, we are discussing one thing and it’s what kind of bra you should buy whenever you are suffering from breast cancer! We know shopping for a bra can be extremely tedious and scary. Those of you who have breast implants then remember it can be encourage to wear a wireless bra. We do realize finding […]

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