Antiperspirants are OK
Research Confirms Antiperspirants Do Not Cause Breast Cancer Over the past few years millions of women have received an e-mail…
Self-exam is not enough
On average, women can’t detect a lump smaller than the size of their elbow. A mammogram however usually detects a…
Men get it too
1% of breast cancer cases worldwide are male.
Lumpy is OK
In fact, most breasts are! Fibrocystic breast disease is common in women, which makes the breasts feel a bit like…
An x-ray is OK
Getting a mammogram won’t cause breast cancer. In fact, it’s currently the best way to detect breast cancer, being 90%…
Melon sized is OK
Large breasts may just take more time to check, but it doesn’t increase your risk. However, a high breast density…
Size doesn’t matter
Small breasts do not have a lower or higher chance of getting breast cancer. However, a high breast density can.
Breastfeeding is OK
Several studies have found that breastfeeding lowers your risk.
Sharing Drinks is OK
You can’t get breast cancer like you catch a cold.
Implants are OK
Having breast implants does not impact your risk for getting breast cancer.