Gail actually found her lump through a self exam. She discovered it just four months after having a mammogram.
One out of every eight women will get breast cancer in their lifetime. If you want to survive, the best chance is early detection.
But in Utah, we rank 49th out of 50th for people getting screened.
Susan G. Komen Utah is a wonderful place to turn for information on breast cancer. And they sponsor the yearly "Race for the Cure" as well. 25 percent of the money raised goes to the national organization, and 75 percent stays right here in Utah for things like low cost mammograms.
If you'd like more information, or would like to donate, please visit: Susan G. Komen Utah.