In honor of my aunt, Angela Evans I feel giving Breast Exams and knowing tips on Breast Cancer awareness is VERY IMPORTANT! Help prevent Breast Cancer with knowledge and tips to help!
One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer sometime in her life. Catching the disease early can be the difference between life and death. One of the ways you can detect breast cancer is by doing regular breast self-exams, but many women aren’t doing them properly.
*First, you should flatten your hand to feel for a lump; don’t use your fingertips. “When you’re feeling the breast with the tips of your fingertips, you are going to feel every little lump and bump. That’s just normal stuff,” Reiland said.
*Also, pay attention to the size of the lump. You can’t physically feel a breast cancer lump until it’s around one centimeter long. That’s around the size of a peanut.
breast cancer lump feels like a hard rock. It’s sharp and edgy, not smooth. She also recommends lying down, instead of standing up, during a breast self-exam.
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