October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Join with the AACR (American Association For Cancer Research) to find better ways to prevent and treat breast cancer.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

According to the National Cancer Institute, almost 298,000 women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer and more than 43,000 will die of the disease in 2023. In addition, an estimated 2,800 men are expected to be diagnosed with breast cancer and 530 will die of the disease this year.

Breast cancer is the most common type of non-skin cancer in women in the United States, accounting for 15 percent of all new cases. Also, it is second only to lung cancer as a cause of cancer death in American women.

To donate to cancer research, visit https://www.aacr.org/