When was the discovery of breast cancer?

Answer The earliest known reference to breast cancer occurred between 3000 and 2500 B.C. in the Edwin Smith Surgical Papyrus, an ancient Egyptian document on trauma surgery. Historians believe the documen... Read More »

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When it becomes necessary to remove breast when a woman is having breast cancer...?

My mother had a tumor in breast that was painful. Upon visiting gynocologist she prescribed byopsy to see weather it was malignant Or not. She went through a minor surgery and the tumor was extract... 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.

When is the walk for breast cancer?

Every year, thousands participate in the Race for the Cure, an event sponsored by the Susan G. Komen Foundation to raise money for breast cancer research. The Race for the Cure is held in multiple ... Read More »