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How to Prevent Breast Cancer

Prevent Breast Cancer

With 1 in 8 women likely to develop invasive breast cancer, what can you or your friends and family do? Here are some easy methods of detection and prevention...many of which are free!

Ways to Prevent Breast Cancer

Find Out Fast: Early Detection Remains the Best Protection

The best way to survive breast cancer is to catch it early. You can create your own Early Detection Plan on the National Breast Cancer website. Visit: http://www.nationalbreastcancer.org/nbcf-programs/breast-cancer-edp

There are many programs that offer low cost or no-cost screenings. Here are three (listed alphabetically).

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Telephone: 1-800-232-4636

  • National Cancer Institute (NCI)
    Cancer Information Services
    Telephone: 1-800-4-CANCER

  • Susan G. Komen
    http://ww5.komen.org
    Telephone: 1-877-GO KOMEN

Small preventive steps can make a big difference in protecting your health...and your life. Breast Cancer Awareness Month is a great time to assess your lifestyle and make changes. And if you want to protect your loved ones with Term Life Insurance, or want to review your coverage, why not follow through on that right now? Our agents are knowledgeable and ready to help.