Breast Cancer Awareness Month Twitter Chat – October 23, 2012

Breast Cancer Awareness Month is Observed in October each year (Image courtesy of Wikipedia Commons)The Office of Women’s Health of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced that it will co-sponsor a Twitter Chat for Breast Cancer Awareness Month on October 23, 2012.

The Chat on Twitter will focus on discussing breast cancer detection and encouraging a dialogue about breast cancer, according to the announcement.

The event will be co-sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

To participate in the Chat, sign in to Twitter, follow @FDAwomen and @CDC_Cancer and search for #BCAMchat. Make sure to include #BCAMchat when you tweet questions or comments for the chat.

Here is the announcement issued on October 19, 2012 by the FDA, Office of Women’s Health:

Breast Cancer Awareness Month Twitter Chat - October 23, 2012 (Announcement from FDA)

More Information

For further information on the Breast Cancer Awareness Month Twitter Chat on October 23, 2012, click on the Announcement above.

For other information for consumers provided by the FDA Office of Women’s Health, go to see

For information on Breast Cancer, see Breast Cancer Information on

For more information on National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is observed each October, see

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