A question asked by Question Queen ?: What are different causes of breast cancer besides heredity?

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Answer by gizmo2
These can be definite risks that cause breast cancer:
# Getting older
# Previous breast cancer
# Family history
# Carrying a breast cancer gene
# Starting periods early and late menopause
# Having no children or having them late in life
# Benign breast disease
# Having dense breast tissue
# Hormone replacement therapy
# Your alcohol intake
# Your weight and height
# Breast cell changes called LCIS
# Radiation
# Treatment for Hodgkin’s lymphoma
These factors could possibly increase your risk for breast cancer:
* The pill
* Diet, including fat intake
* Having uneven breasts
* Injury to the breast

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