What year did breast cancer become known?

Answer The first known case of breast cancer dates back to roughly the year 1600 B.C. in Egypt. At this time there was no sufficient treatment for the disease, but the Egyptians attempted to destroy the t... Read More »

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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.

A 13 year old boy... WITH BREAST CANCER?

The chances of a 13 year old male getting breast cancer are as close to zero as makes no difference.Men do get breast cancer, but fewer than 1% of those diagnosed with breast cancer are male.And 80... Read More »

16 year old and I think I have breast cancer.?

Avi, it is a good idea to see your doctor if only for your peace of mind.I need to stop using the lightning analogy.Even people asking questions have heard this one.One of these times that one in a... Read More »