1 in 8 women get breast cancer.
1 in 35 people that get breast cancer will die
85 % of women get breast cancer each year
It is estimated that 5300 women and 50 men die each year of invasive breast cancer in Canada
In U.S.A approx 40,000 women die from brest cancer each year!
about 489 a day in the united sates
About 15,00 people are effected by diabetes in Japan each year.
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Lumps and Breast CancerIn answer to this question, no, it doesn't necessarily mean a teenager has breast cancer if she/he has a lump in each breast! You don't have to have a lump to have breast cancer. If there is a lump, it could be a cyst and for teens all breast examinations, feeling for changes and LOOKING for changes should be done after menstruation. If the lump remains after menstruation she/he should be seen by a doctor. There are many people who have fibrocystic breasts. To make sure this is a cyst, the doctor can perform a needle biopsy which is non-invasive.
Breast Cancer Deaths Among WomenWomen in the U.S. have a 1 in 8 lifetime chance of developing invasive breast cancer and a 1 in 33 chance of breast cancer causing their death. According to the American Cancer Society, approximately 40,000 women die from breast cancer annually.Do more women in Great Britain die each year from breast cancer than by comparison in the US?