Susan G. Komen Orange County
Susan G. Komen® Orange County is the local source for funding breast cancer detection, support and educational awareness. Komen Orange County has invested more than $40 million in treatment, eduction, diagnosis and support programs that serve uninsured or underinsured residents in our local community.
No matter who you are or where you live, breast cancer may touch your life. Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in the U.S. and around the world. In 2018, about 266,120 women will be diagnosed in the U.S. alone .
Progress in treatment and early detection has led to improved survival for people of all ages and races, and with all stages of breast cancer. In fact, there are more than 3.5 million breast cancer survivors in the U.S. today (more than any other group of cancer survivors) !
The About Breast Cancer section of this website has the latest information to help you better understand breast cancer risk factors, screening, diagnosis, treatment, metastatic breast cancer, survivorship and more.