United we can eradicate the problem
Every year, worldwide, October is the Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Each year, there are nearly 1.38 million cases and nearly 450 000 deaths from breast cancer. According to the World Health Organization, this type of cancer is the most common in women worldwide. According to the Office of Disease Prevention And Health Promotion, about 1 in 8 women in the United States will get breast Cancer at some point.
There is research suggesting the impact obesity has on the development of certain cancers.
According to Sir Richard Doll and Richard Peto, 35% of cancer deaths in the USA might be linked to diet. This is particularly certain for endometrium and breast cancer.
The Washington School of Medicine, submitted a document which explains obesity accounts for about 20% of all cancer cases.
Breast cancer is the second largest cause of cancer-related death in women. This review demonstrates the different forms of breast cancer and their classifications based on the stage of the tumor. Continue reading