5 complete myths about breast cancer
Breast cancer has a ton of awareness, but yet, there are still things about it that people get wrong. 2: Finding a lump in your breast means you have breast cancer. TRUTH: Here’s the thing, even though women who have a family history of breast cancer are in a higher risk group, most women who get breast cancer don’t have a history of it in their family. [READ NEXT: Nursery rhyme recast as reminder of breast exam importance | Breast cancer affects men, too, and with higher mortality rates | How does age play a role in breast cancer risk?] TRUTH: National Cancer Institute researchers have not found any conclusive evidence that links the use of deodorant or antiperspirant and breast cancer.