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Women’s Health Week

found at a later, more advanced stage so there are fewer treatment options, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Medical experts say detecting breast cancer early is important for survival. Early detection can be done through breast self exams, clinical breast exams by a health professional, and mammogram screening. The American Cancer Society recommends regular physical activity, which is associated with a lower risk of breast cancer.