October is breast cancer awareness month, and awareness is important because it helps men and women spot the early signs of breast cancer. It also helps people understand how this disease impacts people across the globe. Although breast cancer is much more common in women, it also impacts all the men who know and love those women. Honor breast cancer awareness month by learning about breast cancer, its survival rate and how to reduce your odds of getting it.
When most women find out they have breast cancer, their first question relates to how long they can live. They also want to know their odds of ridding their body of this disease. People often disagree on whether breast cancer is curable. Some say that you have it forever but can keep it under control, but others feel as if you can safely assume the cancer is cured if you go a certain number of years without symptoms.Read More »