The Bridge Breast Network
For every $1 donated to Bridge Breast Network, the equivalent of ten dollars in medical care can be provided. Our medical partners either donate their services or provide them at a substantial discount; allowing BBN to direct 95% of our dollars to client care. As a result, BBN can provide early-stage breast cancer treatment for nearly $22,000.
Please join us in building a “bridge” of hope by donating to The Bridge Breast Network during North Texas Giving Day on September 22, 2022 from 6am – 12 midnight. Simply donate for NTXGiving Day on September 22nd with a donatation of $25 or more to the Bridge Breast Network and your donation will be eligible for bonus funding.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Lynparza (olaparib) for a difficult-to-treat form of metastatic breast cancer. Patients with BRCA-mutated, HER2-negative breast cancer who have previously been treated with chemotherapy are now approved to be treated with Lynparza. The FDA’s approval is based on data showing that Lynparza — developed by AstraZeneca working together with Merck (known as MSD outside the U.S. […]
A new year is always a great time to “start over” and resolve to find ways to do better. But how does having cancer, or a loved one with cancer, impact how we look at the New Year? We’ve put together the top five resolutions for you or a loved one who may be battling […]
It’s officially November and the holiday’s will be here before you know it. While the holidays are such a wonderful time of the year, it can create stress for anyone suffering from breast cancer. We’ve found some tips that can help. Don’t be afraid to see friends, family, or co-workers over the holidays. We don’t encourage […]
Food: Remember, whenever going through breast cancer their appetite can be affected. Often, large heavy meals will seem unappealing. Try to provide your friend with smaller meals or mini meals. Try to think about hummus, veggies, cheese, and crackers. Maid: There is no shame in buying your friend a cleaning service. It will be one […]
Breast Self-Awareness is not just checking your breast for a lump. It’s… Know Your Risk Your doctor has new tools to help identify women at high risk for breast cancer. Identify your risk factors for breast cancer and discuss them with your doctor: Increasing age Having a mother, sister, or daughter with breast cancer Having a […]
6am – Midnight, Thursday, September 14 Please join us in building a “bridge” of hope by donating $25 or more to The Bridge Breast Network during North Texas Giving Day on September 14, 2017 and your donation will be eligible for bonus funding. This will allow your dollars to go even further. For every […]