Breast Cancer Facts Blog Posts

What are the risk factors for breast cancer?

A risk factor is anything that affects your chance of getting a disease, such as cancer.Different cancers have different risk factors. For example, exposing skin to strongsunlight is a risk factor for skin cancer. Smoking is a risk factor for cancers...
by Breast Cancer on Jun 30, 2013

Do we know what causes breast cancer?

Many risk factors can increase your chance of developing breast cancer, but it is not yetknown exactly how some of these risk factors cause cells to become cancerous.Hormones seem to play a role in many cases of breast cancer, but just how this happe...
by Breast Cancer on Jun 20, 2013

WHAT IS BREAST CANCER?

Breast cancer is a malignant tumor that starts in the cells of the breast. A malignant tumoris a group of cancer cells that can grow into (invade) surrounding tissues or spread(metastasize) to distant areas of the body. The disease occurs almost enti...
by Breast Cancer on Jun 20, 2013

BREAST CANCER... QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

Breast cancer ..Almost we hear daily news or researches or statistics about this disease .. And our role as a Breast Cancer blog to look and work to provide you the healing answers to your questions and how to prevent this diseaseSo this ar...
by Breast Cancer on Jun 10, 2013

TYPES OF BREAST CANCER

There are several types of breast cancer, but some of them are quite rare. In some cases asingle breast tumor can be a combination of these types or be a mixture of invasive and insitu cancer.Ductal carcinoma in situDuctal carcinoma in situ (DCIS; al...
by Breast Cancer on Jun 9, 2013

WHAT IS CANCER?

The body is made up of trillions of living cells. Normal body cells grow, divide into newcells, and die in an orderly fashion. During the early years of a person's life, normal cellsdivide faster to allow the person to grow. After the person becomes...
by Breast Cancer on Jun 9, 2013

Breast Cancer Hurts: Why Helping Women Facing it Now is Important

Every year in October, the world seems a little pinker. Breast cancer becomes the center of attention and everyone is just a little more aware of a cancer that touches so many lives. But breast cancer is confined to the month of October. And just bec...
by The Nerdy Nurse on Jul 26, 2012
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