Obesity Causes Breast Cancer? 15 Breast Cancer Rumours Debunked

Breast cancer awareness is on the rise and so are the tumorous rumors surrounding it. See how many of the following 15 myths/facts you know or have heard of to avoid serious repercussions.

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1. Myth: If I had a normal mammogram, then I needn’t worry about breast cancer.

Fact: Mammograms fail to detect around 10% to 20% of breast cancers.
Just because one exam comes back normal doesn’t mean breast cancer would not develop later. To be safe, conduct self-examinations, paying particular attention to any changes in how your breasts look or feel.

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