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Is there a link between breast-feeding and breast cancer?

In In The News by Barbara Jacoby

By: Nicole Galan From: Women who are breast-feeding are often acutely aware of how their breasts feel so they will usually notice any physical changes. It is common to find breast lumps during lactation, which can lead women to worry about breast cancer. Women who know they have breast cancer are likely to have concerns about the safety of breast-feeding and …

5 ways to reduce the risk of breast cancer

In In The News by Barbara Jacoby

By: Helena Kealey From: More research is needed before we understand all the causes of breast cancer, but it is believed that it mostly develops as a result of the genes with which you were born, the environment in which you live and certain lifestyle factors. This means that whilst there is no sure-fire way of preventing cancer there …