Who Was Susan G. Komen? 

Who Was Susan G. Komen? 

During Women’s History Month, we are proud to honor the pioneers who worked for the equity of women on every front—from voting rights to equal….

Recognizing Leaders in African American Health

Recognizing Leaders in African American Health

February is Black History Month, and the perfect time to honor those who have made an impact in health care for African Americans. We want….

World-Class Cancer Care Moves into Our Backyard

World-Class Cancer Care Moves into Our Backyard

CITY OF HOPE NOW OPEN IN NEWPORT BEACH AND PROVIDING PATIENTS WITH EXPERT CARE *SPONSORED CONTENT With the opening of its Newport Beach location, City….

Breast Cancer Mortality Among African American Women

Breast Cancer Mortality Among African American Women

By: LarLeslie McDaniel Community Resource Advocate at Susan G. Komen Orange County Did you know that breast cancer is the most common kind of cancer….

When a Statistic Becomes Your Reality

When a Statistic Becomes Your Reality

Sometimes you don’t really understand the weight of a statistic until it touches your life. One in eight women in the United States is diagnosed….

It’s Not Too Late to Add One More Important Resolution

It’s Not Too Late to Add One More Important Resolution

Happy new year! If you’re like many people, you’ve kicked off the new year with a list of resolutions. You may have included drinking more….

Everyone in Orange County Deserves Access to Quality Care

Everyone in Orange County Deserves Access to Quality Care

At Susan G. Komen Orange County, one of the ways we embrace our mission to save lives in our community is by providing vital support….

Ambrocia Lopez, Director of Missions Programs, Honored for her Dedication to a Healthy Orange County

Ambrocia Lopez, Director of Missions Programs, Honored for her Dedication to a Healthy Orange County

The OC Health Access and Enrollment Task Force recently honored Komen OC’s own Director of Missions Programs Ambrocia Lopez for her dedication and advocacy for….

Overcoming Research Barriers with a Little Help from Our Friends

Overcoming Research Barriers with a Little Help from Our Friends

Finding new treatments, and ultimately a cure, for breast cancer is a team effort, especially when there are a few research hurdles to clear along….

WHY I “CELEBRATE” METASTATIC BREAST CANCER ACTION DAY.

WHY I “CELEBRATE” METASTATIC BREAST CANCER ACTION DAY.

October 13 is officially called Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day.  But all the awareness in the world won’t stop people from dying of breast cancer….