Are you aware of your risk?

October 8, 2018

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the perfect time to remind, both women and men, early detection saves lives. When breast cancer is detected early, and is in the localized stage, the 5-year survival rate is 100%. Early detection includes monthly breast self-exams and yearly clinical breast exams and mammograms.

Some facts you should know:

Breast cancer screening is vital for all women, especially those at higher risk. Here are some contributing factors and preventative tips: