UNDERSTANDING THE IMPORTANCE OF BREAST CANCER SCREENING

~1 in 8 U.S. women (about 12%) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime.(1)

15% Breast cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in women.(2)

40% of women have dense breast tissue.(3)

Women age 45 to 54 should get mammograms every year.(4)

Early detection in order to improve breast cancer outcome and survival remains the cornerstone of breast cancer control.(5)

JOIN OUR BREAST CARE HEROES

Hear from men and women from all over the world who are our Breast Care Heroes helping women get the breast care they need.

SUBMIT A HERO HERE

Submit YOUR story or the story about someone who is a Breast Care Hero.

First Name
Last Name
Email
I would like my next mammogram reminder on

X