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Breast cancer can be scary. Just the thought of it can really freak some people out. However it is not something that should make you so scared that you do not act in regards to breast cancer. This is ...

Breast cancer can be scary. Just the thought of it can really freak some people out. However it is not something that should make you so scared that you do not act in regards to breast cancer. This is a topic that should be discussed because by being better informed can help prevent it or help you to catch it earlier which will make it easier to heal.

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    • Breast Cancer Risk and How to Prevent Them By Brian Bowie Reiki Master Photo Courtesy of alywck at http://www.sxc.huLearn How You Can Heal Cancer For Free at http://www.custom-hypnosis.com/cancer
    • Breast cancer can be scary. Just the thought of it can reallyfreak some people out. However it is not something that shouldmake you so scared that you do not act in regards to breastcancer. This is a topic that should be discussed because bybeing better informed can help prevent it or help you to catch itearlier which will make it easier to heal.Some women are more at risk than others but this does notmean that even if you are not in a high risk category, you willnot develop breast cancer. Actually even men can developbreast cancer so they are not even safe. Also remember thatjust because you have factors that make you a higher risk doesnot mean you will get breast cancer. The best thing that youcan do is just be aware of breast cancer and its symptoms,prevention and how to look for it.One of the biggest risks is having a family member that has hadbreast cancer. This will increase your risk by about Having aclose two times. If you have to close family members that havehad breast cancer, your risk will increase to about five timesAge is associated with most types of cancers and breast canceris no different. As you get older the risk of getting breast cancergets greater. Your risk get higher over the age of 40 and theneven higher over the age of 50.
    • Another risk factor is If you have had an abnormal breast biopsyin the past. If this is the case your chance of developing breastcancer will increase. Research indicates that women withatypical hyperplasia have a higher risk as well.These are some of the main factors that will increase youchance of getting this type of cancer. There are some otherfactors that can increase your chances as well. These includeyour diet, smoking and even lack of exercise. Some of theadditional factors that increase the risk include distant familyhistory of the condition, first childbirth after the age of 35,menstruation before the age of 12 and menopause after theage of 55. It has been suggested that being overweight andconsuming excessive amounts of alcohol also increases yourrisk of getting the condition.If you have any of these risk factors, you should definitely beaware of breast cancer and ensure that you take preventativemeasures to help you avoid it or find it early so that it can becured easier. Get a Free Spiritual Healing For Cancer E-Course and healthy subliminal download at www.custom-hypnosis.com/cancer