For women, the thought of developing breast cancer is scary. From mammograms to cancer treatment to breast surgery the process of preventing, screening for, and treating breast cancer can be overwhelming.
Fortunately, there is a lot of information available about this disease and how to detect it early. The tips in this section will help you know how to increase chances for survival by reducing risks and testing early.
Tips, Tricks, and Answers
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Breast Cancer Treatments
If you or someone you know has recently been diagnosed with breast cancer, there are a variety of very successful treatments available. Understanding each breast cancer treatment option can help you ask your physician the right questions.
Reducing the Risk of Breast Cancer
Is there really any single phrase that is scarier to a woman than, "You have breast cancer?" While there really is not any surefire way to totally prevent anyone from getting breast cancer, any woman can significantly reduce their risk of hearing those dreaded words.
Testing for Breast Cancer
Testing for breast cancer regularly greatly reduces the risk of developing breast cancer in its early stages. If breast cancer is discovered early, full recovery is expected.