October is breast cancer awareness month. Did you know that “Excluding basal cell and squamous cell skin cancers, breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among women in the U.S. In 2021, there will be an estimated 281,550* new cases of invasive breast cancer diagnosed in women; 2,650* cases diagnosed in men and an additional 49,290 cases of ductal carcinoma in situ DCIS diagnosis in women.” ACS 2021, Facts and Figures. National Breast Cancer Coalition. https://www.stopbreastcancer.org/information-center/facts-figures/National Breast Cancer Coaliation. 10, 6,2021
Please reach out to your provider to assess your personal schedule for a screening as it could be life saving.
See the link below for the breast cancer web page which has additional information.