October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month.

Sadly, breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among women; but by increasing awareness and education we can make strides to fight against the the risks of breast cancer.

For information about causes, risk factors and prevention visit the American Cancer Society’s website.

If you would like to make a difference, consider participating in Making Strides of San Diego, a walk organized by the American Cancer Society by signing up as an individual or starting a team:

 

Date:  Sunday, October 20th

Time:  Walk begins at 8am

Location: Balboa Park