Breast cancer is the second most common kind of cancer in women. About 1 in 8 women born today in the United States will get breast cancer at some point. National Breast Cancer Awareness Month is a chance to raise awareness about the importance of detecting breast cancer early. Make a difference! Spread the word about mammograms, and encourage communities, organizations, families, and individuals to get involved.
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In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we are giving this helpful guide about signs and symptoms of breast cancer to every woman who requests it. Help us honor those at every step of the breast cancer journey by sharing the story of how you or someone you love has been affected by breast cancer. We will share these stories throughout the month of October on our social media platforms to encourage others facing breast cancer. Share Now. When you need information, help, or hope, we are here for you. Help us reach more women this Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
UHS hospitals offer services to help patients and their families cope with the day-to-day details of a breast cancer diagnosis. Breast cancer is the second most common cancer among women in the U. Many UHS acute care hospitals across the country feature Breast Care Centers where women can receive a variety of preventive, diagnostic and treatment services for this awful disease. Our teams also offer supportive services to help patients and their families cope with the day-to-day details of a breast cancer diagnosis.