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Published October 03, 2013, 07:57 PM

October is breast cancer awareness month, what you need to know to protect yourself

Breast cancer is the second most prominent form of cancer in women -- and hundreds of men die from it globally each year. But, localized breast cancer has a 99% survival rate if detected early.

By: Stacie Van Dyke, WDAZ

Breast cancer is the second most prominent form of cancer in women -- and hundreds of men die from it globally each year. But, localized breast cancer has a 99% survival rate if detected early. October is breast cancer awareness month. Stacie Van Dyke reports.

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