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7 Sneaky Breast Cancer Symptoms That Are Easy to Miss

Something funky going on with your breast? Our guide to surprising breast-cancer symptoms shows you what to look for and what to do next.

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10 Things Oncologists Wish You Knew About Breast Cancer

Check out these 10 practical steps and oncologist insights to put most of your fears about dying from breast cancer to rest.

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The Breast Cancer Risk Women May Not Know About

While it’s well established that alcohol can up your chances of getting breast cancer, many people are still in the dark. Get the facts here.

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AI for Dense Breasts: Is it Accurate?

Researchers have developed AI that can assess dense breast tissue as reliably as radiologists — an innovation they hope will make mammograms more reliable.

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Fruits and Veggies Lower Breast Cancer Risk

In case you need even more reasons to eat a healthier diet, this study shows that eating more fruits and vegetables can lower breast cancer risk by 11 percent.

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Learn From My Recent Mammogram Experience

The technician? She was texting. The radiologist? There wasn’t one on site. Here’s what Amy wants you to learn from her mammogram story.

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Breast Cancer Funds for Uninsured Women

If you find a lump in your breast and don't have insurance, you might be eligible for breast cancer screening and treatment through this government program.

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Want to Lower Cancer Risk? Eat (B)right!

Enjoy these tasty recipes, all packed with antioxidant-rich, cancer-fighting beta-carotene.

Make These Changes to Ward Off Breast Cancer

Exercise, cutting back on alcohol, and losing weight are all great ways to starting protecting yourself from breast cancer right now.

Do You Know Your Family Medical History?

Learn more about your family medical history by checking public records, taking a DNA test, and talking to your relatives.