Breast Cancer Awareness

Awareness on Breast cancer is important to reduce the stigma on Breast cancer, through education on symptoms and treatment. Every women should learn to perform self-examination so that the cancer can be detected at the early stage itself. Breast cancer is still a taboo subject to many women in our country. Awareness programs on it, will provide an opportunity for both men and women to clarify any misconception on the subject and be more open address such issues. When Breast cancer is detected early, in the localized stage, the 5 year survival rate is 98%.