Treatments keep getting better, and we know more than ever about ways to prevent the disease. These eight simple steps can help lower the risk of breast.
There is no sure way to prevent breast cancer. For women who are known to be at increased risk for breast cancer, there are additional steps that might reduce the risk of developing breast cancer. Is there a link between diet/vitamins and breast cancer risk?.
Other factors, including family history, also increase your risk, but most women who get breast cancer do not have it in the family. Being overweight or obese increases breast cancer risk. There’s some evidence that losing weight may lower breast cancer risk.