Infographic - BreastScreen Australia Campaign

Page last updated: 15 April 2015

Inforgraphic for BreastScreen Australia Campaign.



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BreastScreen Australia

A joint Australian, State and Territory Government Program


Today 7 Australian women will die of breast cancer

90% of women who develop breast cancer have no family history

Age is the strongest risk factor for developing breast cancer

One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime

Extending the invitation by 5 years will potentially detect an additional 600 breast cancers a year

The invitation for free breast screening now covers women aged 50-74

A breast screen appointment takes 30 minutes every 2 years and could save your life

It’s an invitation that could save your life
australia.gov.au/breastscreen
Call 13 20 50

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