October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
We are doing our bit to support this important cause.
The statistics* speak for themselves:
- 1 in 8 Australian women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime.
- Breast cancer is the most common form on cancer in women.
- The survival rate within 5 years of diagnosis is 89%.
- On average, 481 people are diagnosed with breast cancer every day.
- There were 3,128 breast cancer-related deaths in 2018.