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How To Detect Breast Cancer

Reading Time: 2 minutes This post was most recently updated on March 13th, 2020In this video Dr. Jayanti Thumsi, a breast onco-surgeon with nearly two decades of experience, talks about the importance of early detection of breast cancer. She shares the steps women can take to detect breast cancer early. Investigations To Detect Breast Cancer a. Ultrasound An ultrasound […]

14 Risk Factors For Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Risk Factors

Reading Time: 2 minutes This post was most recently updated on October 9th, 2019Dear Women, did you know that urban lifestyle and habits are the major risk factors for breast cancer? Research & data from cancer registries has time and again indicated that Urban Indian women are at a much higher risk of compared to their rural counterparts. Here […]

What Is Breast Cancer?

Breast Cancer Awareness

Reading Time: 2 minutes Breast Cancer is a disease in which the cells, in any of the core structures of the breast (refer breast anatomy diagram), grow uncontrollably. This abnormal behaviour of cells can be caused by genetic abnormalities, exposure to carcinogens or something going wrong in the ageing process.