Breast Cancer Information And How It
Can Be Misleading
Women of all ages live in fear of breast
cancer and of being diagnosed of suffering from it. Researchers have
established that since the last quarter of the twentieth century, incidences
of breast cancer are on a steady rise. In addition, the profile of the
typical female breast cancer sufferer has changed, with more and more
pre-menopause women joining the list.
Public awareness of breast
cancer has increased in recent times. Not so long ago, breast cancer
was a taboo subject and not too be discussed in public.
The medical profession
has made several positive steps in increasing alertness to the first
signs of the disease, Any suspicious lumps or ridges, no matter how
small or insignificant, must be looked into immediately. A visit to
your local Doctor or health center is a must. Many women have been quoted
as saying that this is test that they are compelled to do but dread
Many health centers invite
their female patients who they consider high risk for an
annual mammography test. Women who are shown to be in this category
have either a genetic history of breast cancer or are past the menopause
age. There are many conflicting opinions amongst members of the medical
profession, with many claiming that the negative aspects considerably
outweigh the positive ones. They claim that the pounding that the female
breasts take during a mammography may cause cancers that are there to
spread rapidly throughout the body. This is particularly true in the
case of younger women.
Women who have been diagnosed
with breast cancer have to be operated on
In recent years, more and more women have become aware of the fact that there is a very strong alternative to preventing and treating cancer of the breast.
Known as the holistic approach, this form of treatment has produced remarkable results in the treatment in all forms of cancer, not only that of the breast.
Many breast cancer sufferers who were considered to be terminally ill under the concepts of conventional medicine. These same people made a full recovery under holistic breast cancer treatment and live normal and healthy lives till today.
One cannot argue these facts and more and more women, as well as doing their own daily breast checks, have embarked on a course of preventative holistic treatments that may well prevent the onset of this cruel disease.
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