With most nurses being female, it’s important to know the facts behind one of the top killers of women in the country: breast cancer. After all, October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, with October 17 designated as National Mammography Day.
According to the American Cancer Society, 232,670 women are estimated to be diagnosed with breast cancer for 2014, and about 40,000 will die from the disease this year. It’s still the second leading cause of cancer death for females, after lung cancer.
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