Wednesday, February 21, 2024 • 04:58 am

Breast Cancer is the most common non-skin cancer among American women.

Advances in breast cancer treatment mean many women today can expect to beat the disease and maintain their physical appearance.

  • 1 in 8 women will develop invasive breast cancer during her lifetime.
  • About 61,000 new cases of non-invasive breast cancer.will be diagnosed in 2016.
  • 5 year survival rate for women with breast cancer…63% in 1960’s 89% today.

These facts were taken from The Cancer Treatment Center of America website.