Anatomy of the Breasts
Normal Breast Development
Breast Health: Three-Step Plan for Preventive Care
Common Breast Conditions
About Breast Cancer in Men
Routine care is the best way to keep you and your breasts healthy. Although detecting
breast cancer at its earliest stages is the main goal of routine breast care, other
benign conditions, such as fibrocystic breasts or cysts, are often discovered during
Breast cancer is among the most common cancers affecting women in the United States.
The chances of surviving breast cancer are much greater when it is found early than
when it is found at a later stage.
If you are diagnosed with breast cancer, the most important thing for you to remember
is that it is not a hopeless condition. Early detection and modern therapy with a
combination of surgery, radiation, drugs, or hormones can help many patients.