October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month- Here Are 3 Things You Need to Know

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We all know what breast cancer is: a malignant tumor that develops in the breast’s cells that keeps growing and, if left unchecked, may end up resulting in mastectomy. 1 in 8 American women will develop breast cancer. And it claims the lives of about 40,000 American women a year. Luckily however, breast cancer’s survival rates have improved considerably; mainly due to the increased awareness from research organizations. Today we bring you 3 facts about breast cancer you should know.


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