World Data shows out of every 8 women, one is likely to develop breast cancer.
Breast Cancer accounts for 20% of cancers in Indian women. It is more common than cervical cancer in developed as well as developing countries. In the past 20 years, breast cancer incidence in the world has experienced a dramatic increase of 50-100%, which strongly supports the need for breast cancer prevention and screening programs.
The most programmatic solution to early detection lies in breast cancer education of women.
At the Cardiac Care Center in Khambhat, Gujarat it costs Rs. 300, the equivalent of $6.00, for a woman to get a mammogram.
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