In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Aetna and the Aetna Foundation are offering the ability to send a complimentary handmade CUREchief headscarf to an organization or a loved one who is being treated for a medical condition, such as breast cancer, that results in hair loss. 

  • A CUREchief is a handmade headscarf, available in a wide variety of patterns and colors. 
  • The CUREchief Foundation Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing warmth and comfort to cancer patients, survivors, their families and friends.
  • To learn more about the CUREchief Foundation visit:

Aetna is working with the CUREchief Foundation to make up to 5,000 CUREchiefs available for delivery nationwide.  Anyone can order one free of charge from the Aetna website ( during the month of October.  For those who want to send them to organizations, they can order up to 50 by visiting the CUREchief Foundation site (