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Early Detection is Key Breast cancer is the most common cancer in American wom…

2020-10-27 19:00:01

Early Detection is Key

Breast cancer is the most common cancer in American women, except for skin cancers. Currently, the average risk of a woman in the United States developing breast cancer sometime in her life is about 13%. This means there is a 1 in 8 chance she will develop breast cancer. This also means there is a 7 in 8 chance she will never have the disease.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we share these facts to encourage you to be mindful and watch for early detection.

Learn more at https://www.cancer.org/cancer/breast-cancer/about.html

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