Breast Cancer

What Women Should Know about Breast Cancer

Each year approximately 1 woman in 1000 will be diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 40, increasing to approximately 1.1/1000 at age 41, 1.2/1000 by age 43, etc. This increases to 2/1000 by age 50, 2.1/1000 by age 51, up to 3/1000 by age 60 and so on. But what is breast cancer and how do women get it? Breast cancer occurs when malignant tumors in the breast… Read More »What Women Should Know about Breast Cancer