Showing posts with label breast self-exam. Show all posts
Showing posts with label breast self-exam. Show all posts

Monday, February 13, 2017

Volunteers chosen form visually identifying the most attractive figure of the submitted samples. Researchers recorded breast size and waist.


In the experiment was attended by 80 volunteers - girls and boys under the age of 20 years.

The study revealed that the female half of the group are interested in young people with pumped torso and shapely strong legs. But men like slim girls with big breasts.

Saturday, May 24, 2014

In the initial stages, the breast cancer has no obvious symptoms and it vary in individuals from lumps to swelling and changes in the skin.

A lump too small which is felt does not cause any unusual changes and it is unnoticed.

However, in many cases appearance of new lump or a mass is the first sign noticed. The lump may be hard to touch with uneven edges and they are painless.

But there are cases the lump is very tender, round edged and soft. More lumps are painless.

Breast Cancer Symptoms are:
Swelling of part of the breast or all parts
Skin irritation in the breast.
Nipple pain,
Nipple begins to turn inward (inverted) slowly
Breast pain.


Appearances of changes in the nipple like redness, scaly formation,
thickening of the nipple.
A nipple discharge (bloody or clear fluid)
Changes in the skin of the breast like thickening.
Arm pit with lymph nodes or a mass or lump

It is essential to note that these symptoms always an indication for a breast cancer. But in some cases the above symptoms may be a symptom of non-cancerous conditions like in an infectious cyst.

In the early stages of the breast cancer, the cancerous tissue formation is hidden inside the tissues and it is always not possible to see the cancer by naked eyes. The changes happen in the breast may not be always cancer. A lump may come by an infection and it may disappear. The changes in the skin surface of the breast may be due to sunburn. A rash may be by an allergy. But all these symptoms to be decided for a benign or malignant type of growth.

Friday, May 31, 2013

Breast cancer is a huge problem amongst women. Every second woman is suffering from this fatal disease. There are a lot of reasons which may cause breast cancer. If it is diagnosed in the early stage, it can be very easily cured. You can know about the initialisation of breast cancer, yourself. But once you discover it or even if you have a doubt about it rush to a doctor immediately and get it checked. The symptoms of breast cancer should not be ignored and it should be treated at the earliest and with the best treatment.

Many a times it also happens that there are no early symptoms of breast cancer. That is why it is very important to get the screen test before the occurrence of symptoms is developed.

If you find something suspicious during the screen test, or if any of the symptoms of Breast cancer are diagnosed, the physician will employ one or several methods in order to find out if you are suffering from breast cancer. If it is present, then a few other examination tests will have to be done so that the stage of cancer can be found out.

Signs & Symptoms of breast cancer

For Breast cancer Diagnosis, it is very important to know the signs as well symptoms of breast cancer. The screen mammogram is used to diagnose breast cancer and its use has increased manifold. But even mammogram screening is not good enough to detect breast cancer. Even if ideal circumstances flourish, it is sometimes difficult to diagnose breast cancer.

A lump or a mass is the most comman symptom of a breast cancer. It is painless tight mass which possesses irregular sides. This can lead to cancer but breast cancer can be very tender, round and soft. Breast cancer is generally very painful. This is the reason why it is very important to get any kind of mass in the breast or a lump checked by a health professional who has an experience in Breast cancer Diagnosis.

Some other signs and symptoms of Breast Cancer can be swelling in the whole of breast, irritation in the skin or dimples, pain in the breast or nipples, retraction of nipples, redness, thickening or scaliness of nipples or the skin of the breast, discharge of nipples other than the milk of breast, etc.

Many a times BreastCancer can flourish to the nodes of lymph which is under arm or round the collarbone, which can cause swelling or lump.

Thus, if you also notice any of these symptoms consult a physician right away.

Author Bio:
Kathryn is the author for Chrisalexcorp. She writes for a website discounts.ca that provides Store promo codes.

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

The breast implants make it more 'difficult to diagnose a tumor. In fact, the prosthesis may prevent the display of the tumor mass by routine tests. Consequently, the cancer is often diagnosed when and 'now already' developed or already 'in metastasis. Sounding the alarm 'was a group of Canadian researchers, according to what we read in the British newspaper' The Sun '.

According to scientists, women with breast implants have a three times greater risk of being diagnosed with advanced cancer . The odds' to die for cancer would then be 30 percent. To reach these conclusions, the researchers analyzed data from 40 thousand women with breast, 409 of which have cancer. "The implants are radiopaque.

They may hinder - scholars have pointed out - the visualization of tissue during a mammogram." In the light of these data, the UK experts call for vangano made ​​more 'research. In the meantime urged the women to report to the doctors if they have dentures, before being screened.

By AGI

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Some facts are as follows
  1. Breast milk is the best protection that loving mother can give to her new born. Its can be called as 'the child's first vaccine'.
  2. The yellowish milk secreted by mothers soon after delivery is called colostrum. It is rich in anti infection substances like anti-bodies and anti microbial substances, nutrients concentrate, vitamin A, proteins, and much more all these are present in easily absorbable form for infant's underdeveloped gastrointestinal system.
  3. Breast feeding (B.F.) is cheaper, safer and more nutritious than artificial supplements.
  4. It creates a strong bond between mother and the child.
  5. B.F. is also protective to mothers as it reduces the risk of breast cancer
  6. delays the process of ovulation in mothers.
Further info:
  • B.F. Should be initiated within 1 hour after delivery.
  • Exclusive B.F. for a minimum period of 6 months.
  • Keep the baby close to mother's body while feeding without obstructing the baby's nose.
  • Mother's milk cannot be quantitated. Mother's often worry if their milk will be sufficient for their baby. The physicians have no answer for this, but the baby has !
If the baby is fed sufficiently, then
  • The baby will be happy, energetic, and joyful.
  • doesn't cry.
  • sleeps well for 2-3 hours after every feeding.