How can we promote Breast Cancer Awareness?
- Spread the news: mammograms save lives.
- Raise awareness about risk factors.
- Share survivor stories.
- Become an ambassador.
- Take part in national, regional and local fundraising events.
- Raise awareness of helpful resources, care services and support groups.
What is the theme for Breast Cancer Awareness 2021? The theme for Breast Cancer Awareness month 2021 is “RISE: Rally In Supporting, Serving and Screening Everyone,” which encourages women to go for mammogram screening and raise breast cancer awareness with the support of their family and friends to overcome fear, anxiety, and uncertainty.
What is the point of Breast Cancer Awareness? Breast cancer awareness is a movement that aims to increase awareness and reduce the stigma linked to the symptoms and treatment of breast cancer.
Who started the Breast Cancer Awareness Month? Breast Cancer Awareness Month began in 1985 as a partnership between the American Cancer Society and the pharmaceutical division of Imperial Chemical Industries. Betty Ford helped kick off the week-long event, as she was herself a survivor of breast cancer.