7 Things You Need to Know Now About Breast Cancer
The statistics are startling. According to the American Cancer Society, about one in eight women in the United States will develop invasive breast cancer during her lifetime. Women are still confused about screening options and breast health recommendations. The “Angelina Effect” has raised awareness, but also a multitude of questions about heredity and preventative mastectomies.
ABC News is dedicating its resources to reporting on breast health this October, the month of national breast cancer awareness. In addition to informing viewers throughout the month, ABC News is asking Americans to go online and take the Pink Pledge.