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Breast Cancer Awareness Month</a
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. With more and more research comes discoveries in the areas of prevention and early detection. There is no sure way to prevent breast cancer, but there are things students can do to help reduce the risk and increase the odds that if cancer does occur, it will be found at an early, more treatable stage.
Here are some of the latest tips for prevention and early-detection:
- Limit alcohol use. Drinking alcohol is clearly linked to an increased risk of breast cancer. The risk increases with the amount of alcohol consumed. Excessive alcohol consumption is also known to increase the risk of developing several other cancers…more>>>