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Breast Cancer is the leading cause of death by cancer in women; however, it can also found in men. Chances of breast cancer are increased in women who have late menopause, obesity after menopause, and birth control.

Breast Cancer!!!

Symptoms include: ~ lump or thickening in or near the breast or underarm area~A change in the skin texture~A lump in the breast

Breast cancer can not be prevented, but their are ways to reduce the risk. You should get regular physical activity, reducing your "lifetime weight" by eating less calories, and lower your alcohol intake.

Jodie Jaecks had a double mastectomy that damaged nerves and makes it painful to swim with a bathing suit top. She was eventually granted special permission to swim topless at a Seattle pool.

This is Jodie

Breast cancer happens when cells in the breast grow abnormally. As the cancer grows, it can spread to nearby tissues and lymph nodes. Severe Breast cancer can affect the bones, liver, and brain.

year 2013: About 232,340 new cases of breast cancer will be diagnosed in women


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