About Breast Cancer

Except for skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women. (more)

What You Should Do

  • Get screened for breast cancer.  Talk with your doctor about when to have a mammogram.
  • Know the signs and symptoms of breast cancer. (more)
  • Learn about the risk factors for breast cancer. (more)

What We Are Doing

The Rhode Island Department of Health Women's Cancer Screening Program covers the cost of breast screening to program-eligible women. (more)