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Breast Cancer Awareness Month is an annual international health campaign organized by major breast cancer charities every October to increase awareness and to raise funds for research into cause, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure. It is also to educate people on the importance of early screening and self-examinations. To learn more, visit

Rebecca Carroll, Staff Writer

October 8, 2020

It is estimated that 325,010 people will be diagnosed with breast cancer in the United States in 2020. This form of cancer is the most common. It is estimated 12 percent of women will be diagnosed with the disease in their lifetime. It is most common in women ages 15 to 39. Men are also at risk for breast...

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