Archive for May, 2009

Fighting breast cancer

Friday, May 29th, 2009

 

First and foremost, every woman should consult their physician for their annual check-up and have a thorough breast exam. Another sound way to have an early detection of breast malignancy is by doing a periodic breast self-examination. Mammograms are offered to women after a certain age and for women who have breast malignancies in their family.
There is a lot of research going on right now as to find elements that can prevent or reduce the chance of getting breast cancer for women. Regular exercising is said to lower the risk of developing a breast cancer in adult females according to a New York study. Furthermore, doing exercises regularly by lowering the estrogen level would also assist women who already have breast cancer augment their survival rate.