Latest Risk factors of breast cancer Stories
The risk of dying from breast cancer was not related to high mammographic breast density in breast cancer patients.
Delivering a high-birth-weight infant more than doubles a woman's breast cancer risk.
The same gene that can determine a woman's breast size could also be linked to her odds of developing breast cancer, with larger cup-sizes more likely to develop tumors.
A new US study has found that women who maintain physical activity -- even mild exercise -- before or after menopause may reduce their overall risk of breast cancer, but substantial weight gain may cancel out these benefits.
According to the American Cancer Society, about 227,000 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012. A new study shows that even the mildest form of exercise could decrease your risk.
Breast cancer is the number one cause of female mortality. It affects 100 out of 100,000 women per year in developed countries.
The project examined the recurrence of breast cancer in the United Kingdom and recently reported that almost one in four women will be have the disease for a second time within 10 years of the first diagnosis.
It’s a known fact that males and females suffer inequalities. First, it was in school. Then, it was in the workplace. Even though times are changing and women are gaining more power, they still have the short end of the stick when it comes to cancer treatment and fertility.
Even a moderate amount of weight loss can significantly reduce levels of circulating estrogens that are associated with an increased risk of breast cancer.
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