October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. This month, many organizations host special events and awareness campaigns to help prevent and spread critical information about the disease.
You may be at increased risk for breast cancer if you have a family history of the disease, have used birth control pills, are overweight, over 40, or if you smoke or use tobacco. While there is no way to prevent breast cancer, there are ways you can lower your risk.
Here are steps you can take to reduce the risk of breast cancer.
To learn more about Breast Cancer, check out the following resources:
Get the Facts About Breast Cancer (Get Healthy, Stay Healthy)
Getting Real on Breast Cancer (Get Healthy, Stay Healthy)
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