InFocus: Breast cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment options

InFocus

CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP)–October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, the annual campaign created in 1985 to increase awareness of the disease.

While both men and women can be diagnosed with the disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), breast cancer is the second most common cancer among women in the United States.

This week on 22News InFocus we’ll be talking with a medical oncologist from the Mass General Center at Cooley Dickinson Hospital. She will discuss prevention, diagnosis, and the latest treatment options available for breast cancer.

Watch 22News InFocus Sunday at noon for latest information on breast cancer care.

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