October 14, 2019Breast, Breast Cancer Awareness, Featured, Healthcare
Breast Self Exams: Make a monthly date to feel yourself up
Breast self-exam (BSE) is pretty much what it sounds like: you make a monthly date to get a look (and feel) at your tatas, up-close and personal. According to Johns Hopkins Medical Center, 40% of diagnosed breast cancers are detected by women who feel a lump, so a BSE is a worthwhile addition to your […]
October 8, 2019Breast, Breast Cancer Awareness, Featured, Healthcare
What does breast cancer look like?
Much like snowflakes, no two breasts are alike (even on the same person!), symptoms of breast cancer can vary across individuals, some people don’t even have any symptoms of breast cancer. This is one of the many reasons it’s important to know what is normal for your body. Many bumps are lumpy, but not all […]
October 1, 2019Breast, Featured, Healthcare
What causes breast cancer? Not bras or dairy.
We all know the internet makes it easier to find information, but that doesn’t mean that it’s always easy to find accurate information. As part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we want to take a moment to dispel some of the myths surrounding breast cancer and its causes. MYTH: Bras cause cancer. Some people believe […]