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These 10 Tips Might Help One in Reducing the Risk of Breast Cancer
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These 10 Tips Might Help One in Reducing the Risk of Breast Cancer

Some minor changes in your life can go a long way for a healthy future!

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Breast cancer is the world’s most prevalent cancer. According to the World Health Organization, there were 2.3 million women diagnosed with breast cancer and 685,000 deaths globally in 2020. As of the end of last year, there were 7.8 million women alive who were diagnosed with breast cancer in the past five years.

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However, breast cancer is not a transmissible or infectious disease and there are no known viral or bacterial infections linked to the development of breast cancer, the U.N. body says.

While the female sex is at the strongest risk of breast cancer, roughly 0.5% to 1% of breast cancers also occur in the male sex. Usually, the treatment for men follows the same principles of management as for women.

Disclaimer : This article is for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.