Breast Care Education Resources

Education and research are critical to the recovery and rehabilitation process. The links below provide you with the latest information regarding breast cancer.

American Breast Cancer Foundation
Nonprofit organization dedicated to helping breast cancer patients through screening assistance programs, research, and support for patients and their families.

American Cancer Society
Learn about Breast Cancer, risk factors, prevention, treatment, and more. You can also read stories of hope from people whose lives have been touched by cancer.

Oakwood's Center for Cancer Care

Support Groups
This year in America, more than 211,000 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer.
One woman in eight either has or will develop breast cancer in her lifetime.
1,600 men will be diagnosed with breast cancer and 400 will die this year.
If detected early, the five-year survival rate exceeds 95%.
Mammograms are among the best early detection methods, yet 13 million U.S. women 40 years of age or older have never had a mammogram.