Native American Cancer Research - Breast Cancer Risk Factors

Breast Cancer:
Risk & Health Factors


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You are a Woman
You are a Man
Risk Factors
Health Factors

You are getting older
less than 50
50 - 64
65 and older
Having a BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene mutation
Having 1st-degree relatives (mother, sister or child) with breast cancer
Having had breast cancer previously
Have had radiation to your breasts as a child or young adult (may have been for treatment for another cancer such as Hodgkin's Disease)
Smoking
Lack of physical exercise
Alcohol intake
High dietary fat intake
Overweight

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This page was created and is maintained by Rick Clark · · Last update: Thursday, 30 January 2020 ©2016 NACR

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