Understanding Breast Cancer

breast cancer

The medical terminology for breast cancer is breast carcinoma and this disease affects one in eight women at some point during their life. Breast cancer has the second-highest death rate in the United States for women, with lung cancer ranking … Read More »

Health Concerns for Women

When it comes to health concerns for women, there are some that you need to be aware of. Then there are those things that make a woman feel good but aren’t directly related to any medical issue, such as women … Read More »

Why Younger Women Should Perform Breast Exams

self breast exams

Most people associate breast cancer with older women and while that is certainly true, younger women should also be cautious. Unfortunately, there are many instances of younger women developing breast cancer in their 30’s. At this age no-one usually even … Read More »

Understanding Breast Lumps

breast lumps

Discovering any type of lump in your breast can raise immediate fears for any woman. Right away, it is normal to fear the worst and think you may have breast cancer. If you do discover a breast abnormality then don’t … Read More »