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Breast Cancer by the Numbers

Breast cancer is the most diagnosed cancer in women.
Breast cancer kills more women than any other cancer type, except lung cancer.
Florida ranks second in the nation for the number of people who die from breast cancer.
98 percent
Survival rate if breast cancer is detected early, before it has spread
27 percent
Survival rate when breast cancer is diagnosed in a late stage.
1 in 8
The chance of a woman having invasive breast cancer in her lifetime.
2.5 million
Number of breast cancer survivors alive in the United States today.
Number of breast cancer cases it takes for the fight against breast cancer to hit home with any one of us.
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