This year it's estimated that more than 230,000 women will be diagnosed with Breast Cancer. But there are steps you can take to reduce your risk.
Adopting a healthy lifestyle now may help prevent breast cancer in the future.
Women who exercise 30 minutes at least three times a week are less likely to develop the disease because exercise helps boost the immune system.
But studies have not shown that a specific diet lowers the risk of breast cancer.
If you're going to drink alcohol, keep it to one drink or less a day.
The risk is 20 to 30% higher because alcohol uses up folic acid.
Some women, because of their genetics, will develop breast cancer, no matter their lifestyle.
But experts say cancer survivors may help prevent a recurrence by adopting these healthy habits.
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Obesity is a disease. That's the word from the American Medical Association.
If doctors and patients used prescription drugs more wisely, they could save the U.S. health care system at least $213 billion a year, by reducing medication overuse, underuse and other flaws in care that cause complications and longer, more-expensive treatments, researchers conclude.
How would you like to get an IV just to make you feel better?
It's a new wellness concept that's gaining popularity.