Friday October 22nd, FIAO Il Centro will GO PINK in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Join us in wearing PINK colored clothes and tag us @fiao.ilcentro with a picture of you rocking your PINK!
Do NOT forget to come to our special Pound Fit class to POUND FOR PINK class with Stacy at 5:45pm!
Want to learn more about Breast Cancer, how to screen for it, and other interesting facts?
Click here to view what the CDC has to offer in information and early prevention: CDC Breast Cancer Awareness
Fast Facts About Breast Cancer
- Each year in the United States, about 255,000 women get breast cancer and 42,000 women die from the disease.
- Men also get breast cancer, but it is not very common. About 1 out of every 100 breast cancers diagnosed in the United States is found in a man.
- Most breast cancers are found in women who are 50 years old or older, but breast cancer also affects younger women.