October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Since its inception prior to 1987, National Breast Cancer Awareness Month has been dedicated to raising awareness and increase education about breast cancer. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The collaborative effort includes many organizations at the forefront of breast cancer awareness and the search for a cure. Flooring retailer, simpleFLOORS supports this effort.

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National Breast Cancer Awareness Month was conceived more than twenty-five years ago. It promotes a national dialogue on breast cancer. The National Cancer Institute recommends mammograms every one to two years for women over forty years of age.

Recent debates about the necessity of annual breast exams for women under age fifty because they are more likely to receive a false positive leading to overtreatment. All cancers as a group represent the second leading cause of death in the U.S.

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month is a supported by the American Cancer Society, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the American College of Radiology, The American Society of Clinical Oncology and many other prominent organizations.

simpleFLOORS joins with these and other organizations in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. simpleFLOORS is a leading retail flooring supply and installation company with locations in the U.S. and Canada. simpleFLOORS supports the American Cancer Society and National Breast Cancer Awareness Month by offering special promotions benefitting the American Cancer Society.

Just mention “Pink Ribbon” when placing an online flooring order during October and simpleFLOORS will donate 5% of the sale to the American Cancer Society.

  • Minimum purchase required on selected in-stock flooring. Cannot be combined with any other discount offers. Online sales only, not available in stores. Offer ends October 31, 2012.

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