IBC News

It’s a Marathon

Stage 4 cancer. Hope lives, even as we run the marathon.[/caption]While metastatic breast cancer can and does kill quickly, for many of us this disease is a marathon. When I was first diagnosed over six […]

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Marilyn – Her Story of Hope

Ten years ago I Googled breast cancer on my laptop. I had noticed my left breast had become larger than my right breast for some time, but over the last few weeks it had grown […]

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50 Quilts in 50 States for Inflammatory Breast Cancer!

Inspired by my sweet friend Sheryl Mesloh.

I have a idea, no, a plan. A plan to have 50 quilts done, one from each state in the United States, to help encourage women do what women […]

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This post was inspired by the passing of Kate’s friend Rachel, who was taken by IBC at age 45, leaving behind her husband and young children.

Everybody knows that when diagnosed with cancer, you have a […]

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Terry Arnold

@Liz_ORiordan @abcdiagnosis I can imagine that. the head of the IBC clinic in Houston Texas the physician is a cancer survivor himself

What is Inflammatory Breast Cancer?

A working definition

Inflammatory Breast Cancer (IBC) is a rare and very aggressive disease in which cancer cells block lymph vessels in the skin of the breast.

This type of breast cancer is called “inflammatory” because the breast often looks swollen and red, or “inflamed.” Read More

Our Purpose

The reason IBC Network exists

The purpose of The IBC Network Foundation is simple:

  •  To fund research regarding Inflammatory Breast Cancer.
  •  To provide an avenue to network proactive education to the general population as well as the medical community regarding Inflammatory Breast Cancer. What Else Are We Doing


How Are We Helping?

85% of donations go to funding research

We attend research meetings, serve on grant committee’s, lobby, educate and run online support groups, just to list a few ways we spend our time.

However, we want you to also see we are about funding research, because we feel that is were the rubber meets the road. See Details

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