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17 Deadly Rumors About Breast Cancer



Myth: Breast cancer is preventable.
Buster: There is no way to completely prevent breast cancer, although there are ways to alter your lifestyle to lower your risk, such as scheduling necessary screenings, avoiding alcohol and watching your weight. Learn about 12 ways to cut your breast cancer risk.



By Katherine Solem. Published October 12, 2010. Katherine Solem is a health writer and editor living in San Francisco.