As many as ten percent of new breast cancer cases in African American women are IBC, compared to six percent of breast cancer cases in Caucasians and five percent of other races.
Jasmine Jeffries is one of those rare cases. This is her story.
I had no clue about inflammatory breast cancer before my diagnosis - For the Breast of Us
IBC is real and it doesn’t always appear like a typical breast cancer diagnosis. Pain, swelling, discoloration, ...
Lilly, @thebreastofus, and @tigerlilycares support clinical trials as a standard care option so Black women can create a personalized treatment plan in collaboration with their healthcare team. @US_FDA #BCSM #forthebreastofus #precisionmedicine #TigerlilyCares #SABCS21
Congratulations to @william_stone, Director of Content Strategy, on his nomination!
I'm happy to announce that I've been nominated to @theIHLA's Practice Standards Committee. Improving #HealthLiteracy for all is a core mission of @SommerConsults & close to my heart. If you're an IHLA member, I ask for your vote before the Dec 18 cutoff. https://tinyurl.com/34pat5y6
@WBCollaborative Thank you so much for sharing this important research.
We're grateful to Jasmine & Marissa with @thebreastofus, the first inclusive breast cancer community for women of color, for leading this research & amplifying patient voices every step of the way!
Women of color are severely underrepresented in clinical trials. This could lead to less inclusive research findings. @SommerConsults urges healthcare and clinical professionals to modify how they have historically engaged with women of color.
Healthcare and Clinical Professionals Urged to Increase Women of Color Representation in Clinical Trials
For The Breast of Us and Sommer Consulting Urge Healthcare and Clinical Professionals to Address the Top 4 Barrier...