Tag Archives : breast cancer

Self Breast Exam: The Ultimate Guide that Could Save Your Life

A self-exam will help you learn the normal shape and feel of your breast. They also make it easier to notice changes. If you have felt a lump, it should be checked even if your last mammography result was normal. If your exam shows a lump or if the results are not clear, more tests will […]

Knowing Your Breasts: Common Changes and Problems

Did you know that your breasts are always changing? A woman’s breasts change during the menstrual cycle, pregnancy, breastfeeding and menopause. Along with these normal changes, problems can arise. Most of the problems are minor, but a few can be serious. One major problem breast cancer, is a leading cause of cancer deaths in women. […]

Essential Things To Know: Mammography

Cancer can often seem like a bolt from the blue…seemingly out of nowhere. Early detection can vastly improve survival figures and save women from a disease that can be costly, painful, debilitating and potentially fatal.  About 1 in 8 women will get breast cancer during their lives. Most cases of breast cancer occur in women […]