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In his laboratory, Dr. Jose Russo explains how quickly cancer cells can develop. Photo: Sam Laub / AL DÍA News

With a career that has spanned nearly 60 years, Dr. Jose Russo, an Argentinian immigrant, has focused much of his time, energy and dedication toward finding effective methods for breast cancer prevention.

The State of Women and Girls in Philadelphia

 09/21/2017 - 15:31
Photograph by Samantha Madera. Copyright City of Philadelphia.

Philadelphia is not only the City of Brotherly Love, it is also the City of Sisterly Effectiveness. The City now joins thirty-one other major American cities with women’s commissions, dedicated to shining a light on issues that women experience through intersectional data-collection and discourse, and tearing down the barriers of male dominance in a variety of fields, sectors, and categories.

Pennsylvania taxpayers join the fight against breast cancer

 03/04/2015 - 12:12
Foto: Pixabay.

The Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition (PBCC) will award the funds obtained from donations made by taxpayers during their tax payments. In all, over three million were raised in their Refunds for Research campaign –an initiative enabling citizens of Pennsylvania to directly donate the money from tax refunds to this cause.