Hope for Breast Cancer Research Light Up Shirt Fundraiser
Buy a light up t-shirt and help us raise money and awareness for this awful disease!
All funds raised will go towards National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This campaign seeks to help those affected by breast cancer through early detection, education and support services. Breast cancer is the second leading cause of death among women, though all people, whether male or female, are born with some breast cells and tissue that have the possibility to develop into cancer. More Information >>
Facts About Breast Cancer In The United States:
-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.
-Each year it is estimated that over 252,710 women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer and more than 40,500 will die.
-Although breast cancer in men is rare, an estimated 2,470 men will be diagnosed with breast cancer and approximately 460 will die each year.
-On average, every 2 minutes a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer and 1 woman will die of breast cancer every 13 minutes.
-Over 3.3 million breast cancer survivors are alive in the United States today.