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 […]

Komen San Diego Welcomes 2017 Race for the Cure Teams Chair

By |April 16th, 2017|

Amy Keir White is volunteering as this year’s Race for the Cure Teams Chair. White was inspired by Susan G. Komen San Diego after attending the last few “Screens, Genes & the Choices We Make” […]

Screens, Genes & The Choices We Make…What a Night!

By |March 31st, 2017|

Thank You For Helping to Make Screens, Genes & The Choices We Make Such A Success
Thank you for attending the 3rd Annual Screens, Genes & the Choices We Make, presented by Bank of America.  […]

Breast Density and Breast Cancer Risk

By |March 24th, 2017|

You may have heard health reports about the importance of breast density on a mammogram (also called mammographic density), which has emerged as a strong risk factor for breast cancer in women. But what, […]

Our Visit to Capitol Hill

By |March 22nd, 2017|

The Komen National Advocacy Summit took place in D.C. March 8-10. Komen advocates asked for support on three specific issues.


The Komen National Advocacy Summit took place in Washington D.C. […]

Cancer doesn’t discriminate. Neither does Komen.

By |March 10th, 2017|

Breast cancer doesn’t discriminate, it doesn’t care about your race, religion, national identity, country of origin or how much money is in your pocket.  And neither does Susan G. Komen San Diego.   
“At Komen San Diego, services […]

Speaking Truth to Power – Washington, D.C.

By |March 9th, 2017|

 Presenting the 2017 Breast Cancer Bill of Rights
Hundreds of Susan G. Komen advocates descended on Washington D.C. to meet with elected officials about safeguarding and improving access to potentially life-saving services while removing insurance […]

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 […]