October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Did you know breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among U.S. women after skin cancer? Approximately 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with some form of breast cancer in her lifetime. It is important to understand breast cancer may not cause any warning signs or symptoms, which is why preventive health screenings, like mammograms and … [Read more...] about National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Is Breast Cancer Curable?
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