Doctors say awareness, education and prevention are the keys to winning the fight against breast cancer.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and according to the American Cancer Society, treatments and cure rates among women who have breast cancer have increased dramatically, but breast cancer remains one of the top killers of women behind skin cancer.
“Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in women,” ACA officials said. “The chance that a woman will die from breast cancer is about one in 36 or about three percent. Death rates from breast cancer have been dropping since about 1989, with