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Act now, because next week will be too late. #HealthcareBill

By |June 23rd, 2017|

UPDATED 7/7/17
The Senate has been debating the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017 for two weeks.  It was to be voted on before July 4.  But thanks to the thousands of people who voiced […]

Remembering Ron This Father’s Day

By |June 16th, 2017|

Father and Daughter get double mastectomy twelve days apart
In 2010, Becky Izadi’s father, Ron Lewis, was diagnosed with breast cancer. While breast cancer is known to be a woman’s disease, it also occurs in […]

SAVE $10 on your Race for the Cure® registration!

By |May 16th, 2017|

Susan G. Komen San Diego’s 2017 Race for the Cure®  is Sunday, November 5 at Balboa Park. Register now through September 5 for a discounted price!

 

About the Race 
The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure® […]

ACT NOW

By |May 4th, 2017|

You may have heard that the House of Representatives is voting today on the American Health Care Act.  This bill is designed to change key provisions of the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare). Unfortunately, […]

San Diego Padres team up with Susan G. Komen San Diego to host free mammogram event at Petco Park

By |May 1st, 2017|

The Padres encourage San Diegans to be screened on Saturday, May 13 at Petco Park
 

SAN DIEGO – April 25, 2017 – The San Diego Padres and Padres Foundation are partnering with Susan G. […]

Susan G. Komen® Urges Breast Cancer Advocates to Oppose MacArthur Amendment to American Health Care Act

By |April 27th, 2017|

Amendment Would “Seriously Erode Patient Protections Vital to the Breast Cancer Community”

DALLAS – April 28, 2017 –The nation’s largest breast cancer organization is urging breast cancer patients, survivors and advocates to ask their congressional […]

Komen Pushes for Coverage of Infertility Treatments

By |April 27th, 2017|

Susan G. Komen San Diego joined the five other California Affiliates in Sacramento on Lobby Day  to meet with State elected officials about legislation needed to bridge the gaps in insurance coverage for breast […]

Women’s History Month – Strides for a Brighter Future: Dr. Suzanne Afflalo

By |March 3rd, 2017|

National Women’s History Month is all about recognizing and acknowledging the women in our communities who are working hard to change women’s lives for the better. Dr. Suzanne Afflalo is that person to the […]

The Choices We Make: Rooting for our health at Susan G. Komen San Diego’s Dinner Symposium

By |February 28th, 2017|

Top 10 Healing Foods
by Chef Amiko Gubbins

Food is a key component to health and happiness, that’s a fact! A plant-based diet – whether or not it’s vegetarian – is at the heart of […]

Black History Month – Supporting Each Other to Strengthen Our Health

By |February 22nd, 2017|

Dr. Kelly Elmore grew up on the west side of Chicago. At age 8 she would write her name as “Dr. Elmore,” she knew that she wanted to be a women’s physician. With the […]