Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women. Around the world, more than 1.5 million women are diagnosed with the disease every year. In Singapore, the cancer affects 1 in 15 women under the age of 75.
While there are many factors that cause cancer, there are a number of ways to reduce the risk. This includes watching what you eat, making changes in your lifestyle, and going for regular screening.
Many women fear the possible implications of being diagnosed with breast cancer, such as having a breast removed. However, there are in fact several treatment options. Read on to find out more.