8 Breast Cancer Myths—Debunked
“Every October, our attention turns to Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Which is a good thing, to be sure: The chance of a woman developing breast cancer in her lifetime is 1 in 8, according to the American Cancer Society (ACS). But you may be surprised to discover that some things you’ve heard about breast cancer simply aren’t true. From the significance of an unexpected lump to the importance of your family tree, read on to learn about eight common myths.”
When I was working as a MRI technologist I was frequently surprised at the breast cancer myths my patients believed, especially the myth that men can’t get breast cancer. Please read this post and give your breast cancer knowledge a brush-up.