1 in 8

1 in 8

So, I was sitting here on this cold snow filled day trying to think of what I could write that would bring to this small audience a post that would enlighten and embrace their minds.

1 in 8. What an amazing statistic!

One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer. 1 in 8. It is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women. It is the second leading cause of death among women. Each year in the United States more than 200,000 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer and more than 40,000 will die. They are someone's Mother, daughter, sister, wife, friend, grandmother, partner, believer. We all know within our circles some woman who has or is experiencing breast cancer at some stage; I, IA, 2, 3, or 4.

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