The Mammography Screening Debate in Germany: Yes or No?

After living in the United States for 19 years I moved back to my native Germany last year. Shortly after my arrival, I received an invitation to be screened for breast cancer. The standard letter I got in the mail described Germany’s FREE screening program and conveniently came with an automatic appointment that was set . . . → Read More: The Mammography Screening Debate in Germany: Yes or No?

Book Review -- From Pink to Green: Disease Prevention and the Environmental Breast Cancer Movement

From Pink to Green by Barbara Ley explores breast cancer within the larger context of women’s health at the nexus of environmental and health social movements in the United States.

Chronicling the environmental breast cancer movement from its beginnings, Ley explains how different advocacy organizations (from Breast Cancer Action and the Breast Cancer Fund . . . → Read More: Book Review — From Pink to Green: Disease Prevention and the Environmental Breast Cancer Movement