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Photo of three womenLearn what breast cancer is, who is at high risk, and about symptoms, mammograms, diagnosis, and treatment for breast cancer.


Photo of a person looking at statistics about the United States on a digital tabletBreast cancer is the second most common cancer among women in the United States. The Data Visualizations Tool provides detailed statistics.

Low-Cost Screening

Photo of a woman getting a mammogram CDC’s National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program provides low-cost breast and cervical cancer screenings. Find out if you qualify.

Breast Cancer Treatment Plan

Breast cancer survivor Joan Lunden encourages breast cancer patients to work with their doctors to determine the right treatment plan.

Featured Resources

Photo of Charity, a breast cancer survivorCDC’s Bring Your Brave campaign educates younger women about breast cancer.
Photo of a woman getting a mammogramMammograms are the best test to find breast cancer early. Learn more.
Photo of family members having dinner together.Learn how to collect your family health history and why it’s important.

CDC works with partners to reduce the burden of breast cancer in the United States. Learn what CDC is doing.