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Defeating Breast Cancer

Warning Signs and Risk Factors

Breast Cancer

Warning Signs

  • Lump
  • Swelling
  • Tenderness
  • Skin Irritation
  • Dimpling
  • Scaliness
  • Discharge

Risk Factors

  • Family History
  • Older than 50 years old
  • Periods before 12
  • Never had children
  • High fat diet
  • Obesity

If you have any of the warning signs listed here or notice you have risk factors that might increase your odds of developing breast cancer, be sure to check with your doctor.  It could save your life.

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