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Five Reasons We Must Fight Breast Cancer


According to the American Cancer Society,

1. A woman living in the U.S. has a 1 in 8 chance of developing breast cancer in her lifetime.
2. A new case of breast cancer is diagnosed every 3 minutes.
3. Breast cancer kills nearly 41,000 people a year – that equates to one person every 13 minutes.
4. No one knows what causes breast cancer or how it can be prevented; and there is no cure.
5. Men can get breast cancer too.