Breast cancer by the numbers, according to the American Cancer Society:
About 232,340 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed in women
About 64,640 new cases of carcinoma in situ with be diagnosed. This is the earliest and non-invasive form of breast cancer
Breast cancer is the number two leading cause of cancer death in women. Lung cancer is number one.
Currently there are 2.8 million breast cancer survivors in the U.S.