Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer is a Cancer that develops from breast cells. Breast Cancer usually starts off in the inner lining of milk ducts or the lobules that supply them with milk. Since 2004, Breast Cancer incidence rates have stabilized. This is consistent with recent reports from the US.

As of 2016, there has been an estimated 26,000 new cases of Breast Cancer and an estimated 5,000 Breast Cancer deaths in Canada (Canadian Cancer Statistics, 2016). There are hundreds of Breast Cancer organizations in Canada, many which provide information, support, raise funds for research, or provide services to specific populations; such as young women, women living with metastatic breast cancer, rural women, etc.

 

About Breast Cancer

Canadian Breast Cancer Organizations

International Breast Cancer Organizations

Breast Cancer Screening Programs

Diagnosis and Treatment of Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Survivorship

Metastatic Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Blogs

Breast Cancer Stories