New Cases of Breast Cancer*
Cases Under 40**
Young Women Will Die of Breast Cancer‡
*American Cancer Society. Cancer Facts and Figures 2016. Atlanta, GA: American Cancer Society, 2016 | **American Cancer Society. Breast Cancer Facts & Figures |
†National Cancer Institute. Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results. SEER Stat Fact Sheets 2015 | ‡American Cancer Society. Breast Cancer Facts & Figures 2011- 2012
FIGHT FOR YOUNGER WOMEN. FIGHT FOR EARLY DETECTION.
While the U.S. Preventative Services Task Force now recommends that breast cancer screenings begin at age 50, women much younger than this are being diagnosed every day. And unfortunately, far too late for a majority of them. Be a part of the change that will help give younger women a fighting chance against breast cancer.