When to Screen
Breast cancer screening can help find breast cancer early, when the chances of survival are highest.
How we’re helping
Thanks in part to Susan G. Komen®’s investment in research in early detection and treatment, breast cancer mortality (death) in women in the U.S. declined 40 percent from 1989-2017 .
Breast cancer screening recommendations for women
Breast cancer screening recommendations for men
Women Should Have Access to and Coverage for Mammography
Susan G. Komen® believes all women should have access to regular screening mammograms when they and their health care providers decide it is best based on their personal risk of breast cancer. In addition, screening should be covered by insurance companies, government programs and other third-party payers. Read more.