Monday, January 4, 2010

THE ROLE OF THE ENVIRONMENT - Breast Cancer Prevention

Fewer than 10 percent of breast cancers occur in women with a genetic predisposition to the disease. Even when all traditional risk factors—including genetic predisposition, reproductive history, diet, exercise and alcohol—are aggregated, more than half of U.S. breast cancer cases remain unexplained. The Breast Cancer Fund (BCF) believes that environmental exposures to toxic chemicals and radiation are increasing breast cancer risk. We need to get people talking about breast cancer prevention and reducing these environmental exposures. Visit and direct your friends to to learn more and get people talking!

** This is Week #1 of 12 Weeks of Breast Cancer Prevention Tips brought to you by Luna Moms Club**

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