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Am I At Risk?

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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.

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PJ Hamel, Health Guide, answered One of my areola's has changed shape. Hi - Not sure what to make of it, but it doesn't sound like a typical breast…

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PJ Hamel, Health Guide, answered Can getting hit in your breast cause… Hi - It's probably unlikely that this lump is from that long-ago accident…

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PJ Hamel, Health Guide, answered I'm 15 and my right breast has sharp… Stella, since the doctor seems to think you have a buildup of fibrous…

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