October is for ROCK STARS! You know the kind of people who believe that pink is the hottest color and mammograms are famous for embracing the bust. To heighten the consciousness for breast cancer awareness month, pink is the color. So wear it proudly!
An international symbol for breast cancer awareness, the pink ribbon made its debut at a Susan G. Komen Foundation race event. Handing out pink ribbons during the famous New York City race inspires runners to stay on pace. So pull out those pink ribbons, treats and sweets; just don't have to many things that are just too sweet. Did you know . . .
One in eight women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime.
Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women.
Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among women
Check out the statistics and sign up for a mammogram at a nearby https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/nbccedp/screenings.htm