When is breast cancer week?

Answer The National Breast Cancer Awareness Month program started out in 1985 as a week-long, nationwide campaign in October to promote breast cancer awareness. Today, the program takes place during the e... Read More »

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When is national breast cancer awareness week?

The American Cancer Society lists the entire month of October as being National Breast Cancer Awareness month. There is no specific week or day dedicated solely to breast cancer awareness, but ever... 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.

I have lumps and knots in my breast and sad thing is that the doctor is not believing its breast cancer?

Don't freak out, it's probably just benign cysts. They are very normal in girls going through puberty. But I would DEFINITELY get a second opinion