FAQ

What are the warning signs of Breast Cancer?
  • Lump
  • Skin dimpling
  • Change in skin colour or texture
  • Change in how the nipple looks like or pulling in of the nipple
  • Clear or bloody fluid that leaks out of the nipples
What is Brest Cancer?
  • Genes mutate and miscode
  • Cells gone bad multiply rapidly
  • Tumors form
  • Benign – not cancerous
  • Malignant –cancerous
What are the FAQ risk Factor for Breast Cancer?
A risk factor is anything that makes it more likely you’ll get a particular disease. But having one or even several risk factors doesn’t necessarily mean you’ll develop cancer—most women with breast cancer have no known risk factors other than simply being women.
Things that can increase your risk of breast cancer include

  • Being female
  • Getting older
  • Having children after 30
  • Family history
  • Having first period before 12
  • Genetics
  • Current/recent use of birth control pills
  • Overweight
  • Drinking alcohol
  • Not exercising
  • Not breast-feeding
  • Being tall
  • High socioeconomic
  • Overweight—B.M.I.> 25 [B.M.I. =Weight (kg)/Height (meters) 2]
Do large breast increase the risk ?
No, large breast do not increase the risk .
Can drinking alcohol increase the risk of breast cancer?
Yes, drinking alcohol increases risk when consumed in excess
Can a healthy diet help to prevent breast cancer?
Yes, healthy diet and exercise can reduce risk.

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