Rosa. Age: 20.
Back to Health A to Z. Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in the UK. There's a good chance of recovery if it's detected at an early stage. For this reason, it's vital that women check their breasts regularly for any changes and always have any changes examined by a GP.
Gracelynn. Age: 21.
What Are the Risk Factors for Breast Cancer?
The Data Visualizations tool makes it easy for anyone to explore and use the latest official federal government cancer data from United States Cancer Statistics. Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options Skip directly to A-Z link. Breast Cancer. Section Navigation.
Amani. Age: 21.
How Common Is Breast Cancer?
Back to Breast cancer in women. The causes of breast cancer are not fully understood, making it difficult to say why one woman may develop breast cancer and another may not. Some of these you cannot do anything about, but there are some you can change. The risk of developing breast cancer increases with age.
Breast cancer is the most common invasive cancer in women and the second leading cause of cancer death in women after lung cancer. Advances in screening and treatment for breast cancer have improved survival rates dramatically since The chance of any woman dying from breast cancer is around 1 in 38 2. The ACS estimate thatwomen will receive a diagnosis of invasive breast cancer, and 62, people will receive a diagnosis of noninvasive cancer in