Blog — What Breast Cancer Is
Posted by Ben White on
Having breasts, or just being a woman, is indeed the biggest risk factor, since the disease is 100 times more common in women than in men. But given the controversies that continue to rage about the benefits of screening (for example, a mammogram may not pick up the most invasive and deadly types of breast cancer) it seems appropriate to step back and look at what breast cancer really is, what it is not, and who is at the most risk. What Breast Cancer Is Not Breast cancer is not the leading cause of death in women, or even the...
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