Breast Cancer And 2017

There are several researches which have been made at the start of 2017 regarding breast cancer. Some of them are focused on the food, some are regarding the treatment methods and others are about the development of new detection methods but some researches are made to aware masses about the expected ratio and percentage of breast cancer which could create troubles.

Breast cancer screening becomes more essential when such researches have been published to aware the masses. In United States 1 in 8 women will develop breast cancer with the passage of time. According to a research in 2017, approximately 255,180 invasive breast cancer new cases are predicted as well as 63,410 non-invasive breast cancer cases in women of America. The same way in men 2,470 invasive breast cancer new cases are expected this year. The ratio of breast cancer in men is around 1 in 1,000.  The research further elaborated that in United States, the decrease in breast cancer has started back in the year 2000.

Earlier there was an immense increase in breast cancer cases before 2000. Between the years 2002-2003 this diminution was dropped to 7 percent. There is a theory behind this reduction in US and few people are convinced about it. They think that the lessening in the use of hormone replacement treatment is the reason behind dropped levels of breast cancer in America. Still the percentage of women been diagnosed with breast cancer is high in United States as well as the mortality rates as a result. The research shows that African American women under the age of 45 are the victims of breast cancer than the white women comparatively.

After going through the data provided by the research, it becomes more evident to pay attention towards breast cancer screening. Here it is also very important to mention that 85 percent of the women in United States who have developed breast cancer were having no family history of breast cancer.  Genetic mutation is considered to be the reason behind their breast cancer instead of inherited mutation.


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