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The symptoms of breast cancer include unusual lumps in the breasts, swelling in the armpits, itchy nipples, stubborn rashes or painful breasts. However, all of these symptoms can also be the sign of nothing serious. In fact, most of the time breast issues like these are not a sign of cancer. Nevertheless, it is important to track any changes and based on the exact nature of the symptoms decide when it is okay to wait and when you should see a doctor.

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It’s got to go!  The myth that breast cancer doesn’t hurt causes way too much pain!  Like many myths, this one has roots in a fact.  Compared to a breast cyst, which is often very tender to the touch, a cancerous lump usually doesn’t hurt when a woman or doctor feels it.   We hear many reports from women that go something like…

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Phyllis Johnson, Health Guide, answered Why has my right breast grown much… We aren't doctors here, so we can't say what the cause of your breast change…


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Phyllis Johnson, Health Guide, answered Rash on left nipple with yellow… Jess, itchy breasts are very common and usually not dangerous. However,…


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Phyllis Johnson, Health Guide, answered Aged 64 with breast ache for 7 month… In addition to PJ's suggestions, you might want to make sure to wear a…


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PJ Hamel, Health Guide, commented on Ask the Experts: Post-Pregnancy Breast… Hi - We aren't doctors here, simply well-read breast cancer survivors. As…




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