Screening for early detection
※The single most significant predictor of long term survival.
※There is no better way so far to stop a cancer than to catch and treat it earlier before symptoms occur.
※The cost effective modality is needed to address the screening and diagnosis
※Almost half of all common cancers can be prevented through healthy lifestyle changes and getting needed screenings.
※Control of specific modifiable breast cancer risk factors as well as effective integrated prevention of non-communicable diseases which promotes healthy diet, physical activity and control of alcohol intake, overweight and obesity, could eventually have an impact in reducing the incidence of breast cancer in the long term.