Except for skin
cancers, breast cancer is the most common cancer in women in the U.S., but it can be
successfully treated. Screening tests can find cancer early, when chances for
survival are highest. Regular screening tests (along with follow-up tests if diagnosed) reduce your chance of dying from breast cancer.
1. Know your risk
2. Get screened
3. Know what is normal for you See a doctor if
you notice any of these breast changes:
To see illustrations of these
warnings signs, please visit the breast cancer Warning Signs &
4. Make healthy lifestyle
Watch and share our breast self-awareness videos. Additional breast self-awareness materials and
materials may be found in the Tools
& Resources section of our website.
We offer a variety of Breast Self-Awareness Message cards in
different languages from our Translated Materials page. You can also download and print these cards from our Educational Materials page.
Your Guide to Breast Self-Awareness
Breast Self-Awareness Messages card in English
Breast Self-Awareness Messages card for African-Americans
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