Published on May 12, 2017
Updated on November 1, 2019
You Can Take Steps to Lower Your Breast Cancer Risk
MONDAY, May 8, 2017 (The New York Times) — Fear of breast cancer is widespread, yet many women don’t realize that adopting protective living habits may help keep it at bay. The habits described below may also help to ward off other life-threatening ills, like heart disease and diabetes.
Certainly, women have ample reason to worry about breast cancer. The disease is very common. One woman in eight in the United States will develop it in the course of a lifetime.
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