Thursday, February 23, 2017
Just Diagnosed with Cancer? Chat with Experts

Am I At Risk?

At a Glance

Breast cancer affects people around the world and has been voted by women as their number one health fear. Therefore, women often like to know whether they are at risk for this cancer. The risk increases as you get older, but can also be affected by factors such as weight, diet and pregnancy among others. Nevertheless, a large percentage of women who develop breast cancer have no known risk factors.

Community: Am I At Risk?

Join our community by contributing

Hc_btn_vert_join Hc_btn_vert_share Hc_btn_vert_ask
Happening Now In Our Community

Hot Topic

When I was about 21, I felt a hard place at the top of my right breast.  Of course, I started worrying that I might have breast cancer, but I was too scared to call the doctor about it.  But when I went for my next check-up, I told him I found a lump.  He felt it and said, “That’s not a lump.  That’s your muscle.”   “But it’s…

Am I At Risk?
Community Activity
FILTER BY:
All | Expert Only

PJ Hamel, Health Guide, posted The Feel-better Lifestyle: Lowering… Credit: Thinkstock   Being overweight is a proven breast cancer risk.…

09/28/16

0 comments

Comment

Phyllis Johnson, Health Guide, posted Mediterranean Diet 'May Reduce… Credit: Thinkstock   If you have followed nutrition news over the years,…

09/27/16

0 comments

Comment

PJ Hamel, Health Guide, commented on In Vitro Fertilization and Breast… Phyllis, thank you for this straightforward, well-researched information on…

09/27/16

1 comments

Reply

Phyllis Johnson, Health Guide, posted Can You Lower Your Breast Cancer Risk? Credit: Thinkstock   Understanding risk factors for a disease can be…

09/23/16

0 comments

Comment

Showing 9 - 12 of 262 results
< 1  | 2  |  Page 3 | 4  | 5  >

Related Content: Am I At Risk?