According to Breast Cancer Now, breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in the UK with around 55,000 women and 370 men being diagnosed with it every year. It is estimated that 1 in 7 women in the UK will develop breast cancer in their lifetime.
To mark Breast Cancer Awareness Month we are sharing some useful information on risk factors, self-examination, screening and treatment of breast cancer. Have a look at our guide and share it with your colleagues to help us raise awareness of this disease. The earlier the cancer is diagnosed, the better chance of beating it.