How Can You Detect Breast Cancer?

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Breast cancer kills about 40,000 people each year in the United States alone. Early detection is key in dropping this number, and knowing how to detect is very important.

Knowing the risk factors of breast cancer is the first step in early detection. Some risk factors of breast cancer include:

  • Age
  • Smoking
  • Family history
  • Hormones
  • Exposure to certain chemicals
  • Exposure to radiation