October 12, 2018
Breast cancer awareness has a lot of people seeing pink this month, with good reason. More than 250,000 women will be diagnosed this year, and most of us will know someone personally affected. While one in eight women will get breast cancer in her lifetime, there are still many misconceptions that get in the way of an early diagnosis. Even though breast cancer is the most common cancer affecting women, here are seven surprising facts that you may not realize.
Most women are worried about breast cancer, but oftentimes not for all the right reasons. If you’re concerned about your risk, get the facts from your provider, and put together a personal prevention plan while you’re at it!