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October 2010 Newsletter

Breathe Pure for the Cure

Rabbit Air has joined forces with The Breast Cancer Research Foundation® continuing in its effort to find a cure. Rabbit Air presents the BCRF Special Edition MinusA2 Air Purifier, the newest addition to our Artists Series. With every purchase of the BCRF Special Edition MinusA2, 30 Minutes of Research will be donated to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®. For more information about this air purifier, please click here.

  • Breast cancer is the second leading cause of death by cancer in women, exceeded only by lung cancer.
  • On average, every 13 minutes a woman in the United States will die from breast cancer
  • In 2010, the American Cancer Society estimates that about 207,090 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed among women in the United States, and that 40,230 women will die from the disease.
  • At this time, there are about 2.5 million breast cancer survivors in the United States, partially because of early detection and charity driven programs

MinusA2 BCRF Edition - Hollyhock

About the design

The hollyhock is a tall flower with rounded petals. In some Asian cultures, this flower is a symbol of fruitfulness. The hollyhock has inspired Kazuo Koike’s Lone Wolf and Cub as well as Frank Lloyd Wright’s home designed for Aline Barnsdall in Los Angeles in the 1920s, aptly named Hollyhock House.

The Breast Cancer Research Foundation® Mission Statement

"The mission of The Breast Cancer Research Foundation® is to achieve prevention and a cure for breast cancer in our lifetime by providing critical funding for innovative clinical and translational research at leading medical centers worldwide, and increasing public awareness about good breast health. Last year, 88 cents of every dollar went to research and awareness programs."

For more information on The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®, please visit http://www.bcrfcure.org/