Breast Health

woomanYour breasts will feel and look different at various times in your life. Most of these changes are a natural part of maturing and growing older and are no cause for concern. But sometimes a change in your breasts is a signal that something is wrong.

In this section, you’ll discover what breast changes to expect at different times in your life, what changes are normal compared with changes that might indicate a disease. You’ll learn about screening tests when you should have them and what you can do to keep your breasts healthy. The more you know about your breasts, the easier it will be for you to make choices that protect your breast health.

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