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University of Pennsylvania Plastic Surgery Celebrating 100 Years

Finding Inspiration in the Art of Plastic Surgery

June 17, 2022

This June, we celebrated the one hundred year mark of the foundation of University of Pennsylvania Plastic Surgery by Robert Ivy. Over the past century,…

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Beth C. Tortolani Foundation to Honor Drs. Randall S. Feingold and Ron Israeli

April 5, 2022

NYBRA founding partners Drs. Randall S. Feingold and Ron Israeli will be honored for their dedication and commitment to women facing breast cancer at the…

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Kristen and Dr. Feingold

A Portrait of Self-Acceptance: One Patient Celebrates Her Journey With Art

March 15, 2022

Learning that you carry a BRCA gene mutation in your late teens or twenties can feel daunting, but according to Dr. Randall Feingold's patient, Kristen,…

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Bone Health recap quote and x-ray of legs

Caring for the Bones That Hold You Up

February 5, 2022

“Bone is our skeleton. Bone is what’s holding us up and holding us together,” Dr. Eileen Krim said during a Be Informed Lecture on bone…

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Dr. Light and Tracy Posner from BRCA Strong

Dr. David Light Answers Your Breast Reconstruction Questions with BRCAStrong

January 28, 2022

Dr. David Light joined BRCAStrong founder Tracy Posner for a community-driven Instagram live that focused on questions from individuals who joined the stream. The conversation…

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Women sewing belt buddies for other patients

SOS: Calling All Those Who Love to Sew

December 12, 2021

It’s that time of year again! We talk a lot about the season of giving, what it means, and how to help those who need…

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Treating the Whole Patient Means Supporting Caregivers, Too

November 20, 2021

It’s National Caregivers Month, a time to recognize and honor those who prop us up when we’re in need. “Partners, I truly feel, are the…

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Mollie Sugarman Leads a Guided Imagery Session with BRCAStrong

October 20, 2021

In times of stress or anxiety, people often feel overwhelmed, vulnerable and paralyzed to tap into their inner strength. The challenge is to find tools…

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BRCAStrong Founder, Tracy Posner, Wants You to Know Your Options

October 19, 2021

Tracy Poser is passionate about getting accessible breast cancer and reconstruction information to women across the country. “We need to know our options. You really…

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Why Do We Have BRA Day?

October 19, 2021

Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day is October 20, 2021! You might be asking why we have a day for it at all. When I was in…