October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month -- and it's important to raise widespread awareness, as well as to help patients and their families know where to turn for information and support.
Read more from the following organizations on local activities, events and services:
> Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester (and see the Coalition's attached document above, "31 Truths About Breast Cancer").
Senator O'Mara recently joined the Alice and Henry Dormann Library in Bath to host the Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester's information forum on breast cancer screening.
Additional information and resources can also be found from the following statewide and national organizations: