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What should I do now to prevent myself from getting boob cancer later on? Besides not smoking?

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Dr. Richard Orr
Surgery - Oncology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Diet

For postmenopausal women, excess body fat is definitely a risk.
So watch your fat intake, exercise, and watch your overall bodyweight. (good advice to anyone - far more women die of heart disease than breast cancer). Avoid excess alcohol. Avoid longterm estrogen replacement.

In brief: Diet

For postmenopausal women, excess body fat is definitely a risk.
So watch your fat intake, exercise, and watch your overall bodyweight. (good advice to anyone - far more women die of heart disease than breast cancer). Avoid excess alcohol. Avoid longterm estrogen replacement.
Dr. Richard Orr
Dr. Richard Orr
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Dr. Hetal Gor
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Breast exam

Yearly breast exam, baseline mammogram at 35 , breast feeding, birth control pills, pregnancy.

In brief: Breast exam

Yearly breast exam, baseline mammogram at 35 , breast feeding, birth control pills, pregnancy.
Dr. Hetal Gor
Dr. Hetal Gor
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