Discuss Breast Cancer in America

This Essay is on the Socio-Medical topic of Breast Cancer. You must include a list of resources and properly cite all resources utilized using ***APA 6th edition format for your references*** Points will be deducted for improper citation or from only having citations of web based references (please include book references).

Please address the following points (label the question in the essay):

1.) What segment of the population is most at risk to contract this illness or disease? (E.g. gender, ethnicity, age, socioeconomic status, residential locale).
2.)How does one contract it? Also include here the overall prevalence of the illness in the U.S.
3.)What factors contribute to putting the identified population at highest risk (such as economic, sociological, environmental, educational, discriminatory practices, customs, beliefs, values, residential locale, or any other social, psychological or biological variable)?
4.)What is being done to address this health issue? And, to what extent are these actions effective in terms of reducing the incidence of the illness or disease?
5.)What is the social meaning of this illness in our society?
6.)What are the patterns of access to care within the population? Is access to care easy or difficult? Explain.
7.)Who are the stakeholders that either facilitate or inhibit access to health care for this illness? How do they impede or facilitate access to care?
8.)Analysis: What do you think should be done to increase the rate of healing and care for this illness? Base your analysis on your text reading throughout the course. Your response to this question should be at least one page in length. (this answer should be at least one page long)