The Public Health Institute's

Breast Cancer Answers Project

"A hand held my body from out of the earth as the sun healed my wounded breast."
Ethel Herst

Our Mission

Our mission is to improve access to and awareness of breast cancer clinical trial information, support patients receiving treatment, and improve the quality of life of patients with breast cancer.

Click on the flowers below to visit each area of the BCA web site.

Explore New Treatments

A Clinical Trials Matching System that matches breast cancer patients to clinical trial information in California based on stage of disease, prior treatment, and other specific criteria. All clinical trials in the database are IRB-approved.

Visit Our Art Gallery

A unique artwork collection from those touched by breast cancer.

Read Personal Stories from Breast Cancer Survivors

Stories from breast cancer survivors describing their experiences with breast cancer treatment.

More Breast Cancer Resources

Other online resources for breast cancer information

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The Breast Cancer Answers Project was created under funding by the Office of Women's Health and continues under funding from the Breast Cancer Fund to the Public Health Institute's C/NET Solutions Project in Berkeley, California. The Public Health Institute is a non-profit organization.

Warning: The information on the Breast Cancer Answers web site is intended for educational purposes only and is not intended to be used for diagnosis or treatment of a health problem or disease. The information on this web site is not a substitute for professional care. If you have or suspect you have a health problem, please consult a health care provider.

All works on this web site © 1996-2001 Public Health Institute. All rights reserved. Use and transmission of the individual artists' works that appear in the following Web pages is by the artists' permission.

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