By Ann Silberman
Over the past 30 years, billions of dollars have been spent on this concept of awareness. Despite these well-meaning campaigns, statistics show that the number of deaths from breast cancer has hovered above the 40,000 range for the past two decades. And there are still many gaps in our scientific knowledge of the disease itself.
This excellent article was brought to my attention from someone at Healthline who read my column, “Not Pretty in Pink: Awareness Campaigns vs. Real Campaigns.”