October 6, 2011
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Take some time to learn about how to reduce your risk for breast cancer, the second leading cause of cancer death among women in the US. Knowing about general risk factors and your family medical history are steps in the right direction, followed by performing self-examinations and getting screened. Did you know that men can develop breast cancer as well?
The good news is that the incidence of breast cancer has been declining due to prevention and early detection. Read this article from Everyday Health to learn more: