Breast Cancer in younger women is not common. Most cases of breast cancer occur in women over the age of 50. However, breast cancer can occur in women of all ages.
Being diagnosed with breast cancer at a younger age can come as a big shock. Younger women often have less knowledge of breast cancer as it is predominant in older women.
Younger women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer often have many concerns, such as; treatment concerns, employment concerns, body image concerns, financial concerns and family concerns.
If you would like to learn more about breast cancer in younger women you can read this informative guide form the Irish Cancer Society.