What is the youngest age you can get breast cancer?

Answer Breast cancer is a disease that generally strikes women after middle age, with 77 percent of women with breast cancer older than 50. Just under 7 percent of breast cancer cases occur in women under... Read More »

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Youngest age for breast cancer?

Listen to your mum.If you had breast cancer at 13, your case would make news headlines and be written up in medical journals the world over.Breast cancer is almost unheard of in under 25s - let alo... 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.

Im sixteen years old and have found a lump in my breast...could it be breast cancer?

Hi Casey, ignore the few insensitive answers and try not to worry. It is not at all uncommon for young girls to have cysts, but you really must get it checked. Talk to your Mum about it and have he... Read More »