Get the facts about breast cancer, including what it is, how many people are diagnosed each year, and how many people will develop it within their lifetime.
In the US, 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. The most significant risk factors for breast cancer are being female and aging. Breast cancer deaths have been declining since thanks to early detection, better screening, increased awareness, and.
For the Breast Cancer Awareness Month, City of Hope cancer center offers 31 breast cancer facts. That's one for each day of the month.