Woman’s Day Magazine published an article on the above topic. Because there is SO much information and so many different avenues to find this information, it can become daunting.

The article summed in up in seven statements:

  1. Online stories are scariest.
  2. 80% of lumps are benign.
  3. Breast cancer isn’t typically lethal unless it spreads.
  4. Dealing with the disease requires specific support.
  5. Finding out you are BRCA-positive can be empowering.
  6. Soy may not be all that bad.
  7. Having large breasts doesn’t boost your breast cancer risk.

Click here to read the entire article, which cites three physicians as sources of the information.