Breast cancer is the leading killer of women aged 40 to Most women diagnosed with breast cancer have no known risk factors. The most common risk factors for developing breast cancer are simply being a woman and growing older. All women, and even men, are at some risk. In this decade, an estimated 1.
Susan G. Komen , formerly known as Susan G. Komen for the Cure and originally as The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation , often referred to as simply Komen , is the largest and best-funded breast cancer organization in the United States. According to the Harris Interactive EquiTrend annual brand equity poll, Komen was once one of the most trusted non-profit organizations in America.