8 Breast Cancer Risk Factors

8 breast cancer risk factors Breast cancer is a malignant disease characterized by the out-of-control growth of breast cells. The breast includes three parts, which are the glands that produce milk, the ducts that transport milk to the nipple, and the connective tissue that consists of fibrous and fatty tissue that connects everything together. Patients may develop cancer in different parts of the breast, with symptoms that may include breast lumps or masses, swelling in all or part of the breast, skin irritation or dimpling, breast or nipple pain, nipple retractionnipple discharge other than breast milk, or redness, scaliness, or thickening of the nipple or breast skin. 1. Gender and Age: Both men and women can suffer from breast cancer, but women are about 100 times more likely to develop it than men, according to the American Cancer Society. Also, woman’s risk of developing breast cancer increases with age. The society estimates that about 1 in every 8 invasive breast cancers occur in w
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