1 in 4 Breast Cancers Potentially Preventable

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A new website has been launched that provides up to date information on risk factors for breast cancer. Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in Australia and is the most common cancer in women in the United States. However, in Australia, at least 1 in 4 of the cases are preventable. 

Family history or age cannot change, but the consumption of alcohol, exercise, and obesity are examples of risk factors that can potentially be changed. Even though the risk factor website was created by Cancer Australia, the risk factor information is relevant to the United States

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Breast Cancer Risk Factors Website


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