Protecting Yourself From Breast Cancer
What You Need to Know
Breast cancer statistics are staggering: It is the most common cancer to strike North American women. It is a leading cause of cancer death, second only to lung cancer. And simply being a woman and getting older puts you at risk for the disease. But you're not powerless in the fight against it: Being aware of risk factors and staying on top of screening can save your life, according to the experts. Here's what you need to know.