Did you know that over 225,000 American women were diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012 alone? Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in women. Though these statistics are quite startling, the good news is that technologies which allow for early detection have helped increase the breast cancer survival rate. Breast cancer screening technology has advanced significantly since mammograms first came into common use in the 1970s. Digital mammography used in combination with the recently approved Automated Whole Breast Ultrasound System allows radiologists to detect cancer in ways they previously could not. Check out this infographic to learn more about early detection and to find out how breast cancer screening is more effective now than ever before. Please share this with family and friends to spread the word about early breast cancer detection and to possibly help save a life.