Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in the UK. All women who are 50-70 years of age should be screened for breast cancer every three years as part of the NHS Breast Screening Programme.
Women over the age of 70 are.
Breast cancer nhs. Most breast lumps are not cancerous but its. The first symptom of breast cancer that most women notice is a lump or an area of thickened tissue in their breast. Most women diagnosed with breast cancer are over the age of 50 but.