We all all aware that breast cancer affects 1 of 8 women in the USA and for successful treating cancer, early detection is very important.
Women need to know the signs of invasive breast cancer and seek medical help early .
Five warning signs and symptoms of breast cancer that every woman MUST know:
1. New moles or change in an existing mole
Women with moles on her breasts had a 13% bigger risk of developing breast cancer than the women with no moles .
2. Hoarse throat and persistent cough
Statistics showed that about 60-70% of cancer patients, the breast cancer metastasizes to the lungs, and cause dry cough and a shortness of breath.
3. Irregular bowel or bladder movement
Change in hormones because of breast cancer lead to drying of the urethra and causes incontinence.
This can cause leaking of urine when laughing, coughing, exercising and even sneezing.
Also, you may have an urgent need to urinate.
4. Tiredness and fatigue that cannot be explained
Most cancers include tiredness and fatigue so you may feel tired even after a good night’s sleep.
Depression and pain are symptoms too.
The fatigue is triggered by a chemical imbalance in the body which is caused by the cancer.
5. Unexplained pain in the back
8 out of 10 people have back pain.And breast cancer can be responsible for the irritating pain in the back hat feels like pressure on the spine and ribs, including pain in the upper back. It may appear as if the pain is from the bones.
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