Can a painful breast indicate cancer?

Answer On One Hand: Most Breast Pain Does Not Indicate CancerBreast pain, or mastalgia, is a common complaint among women, particularly premenopausal and perimenopausal women. Pain alone is generally not... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Can a painful breast indicate cancer

Is a breast cancer lump painful?

Breast cancer lumps are not usually painful. However, Medline Plus reports that people with advanced breast cancer may experience pain in the breast and in bones. Men who get breast cancer may expe... Read More »

Why is it we have breast cancer awareness pins to wear and show support...breast cancer walks?

Typically, it's the big fish that makes the biggest splash.While watching the Oscars, they honoured Jerry Lewis and they said he was responsible for raising $2 billion for MS.$2 billion bucks and I... Read More »

My paternal grandmother died of breast cancer. Does that increase my chances of developing breast cancer?

Breast cancer is common enough that having a grandparent who contracted the disease does not necessarily mean that you have any predisposition to it yourself. Just be vigilant, and you'll be fine.

Having serious breast pain while fighting breast cancer, normal or not?

Does she definitely have breast cancer? What kind of breast cancer? How far into her treatment is she? If she is experiencing breast pain then her oncologist needs to know and they can tell her ... Read More »