Although there’s an openly and widely perceived that the breast cancer is the only issue for a western world. The reality of this perception is that it’s the common women cancer for both developed world & the developing world. But this incidence of a breast cancer is more in the developing countries just because of the increased life urbanization, expectancy, and due to the adoption of a western lifestyle. In this article, I will tell you about some breast cancer survivor factors.
What should be in the Breast Cancer Survivor?
Following are some links that should be in the survival of the breast cancer.
- Physically must be active
- Must be healthy body weight
- Less intake of fat especially saturated fat
- Eat that Food that contains fiber
The Breast cancer survivor defined in a report as the women who’ve received the diagnosis of the breast cancer by the point of a diagnosis through the & after the treatment. After the treatment of breast cancer, there is also the chance of having second primary breast cancer. A lot of researchers have done for reducing the risk of second primary breast cancer.
Risk Factor of Breast Cancer
Breast cancer some risk factors can’t be changed. Such as getting older, being a woman, or the genes changes. These factors also increase the risk of breast cancer.
The risk of breast cancer gets increases as you get older. Mostly women who have breast cancer are older than the 50-year-old
This disease is most common in the women. Men also get this disease too but women get hundred times more than the man.
Breast cancer is also an inherited disease. ALmost 10 percent of cases of breast cancer are the genetical transfer of this disease.
After breast cancer, there is a chance of having second breast cancer but side by side there is also a risk of having other diseases like;
- Stomach cancer
- Uterine cancer
- Thyroid cancer
- Colon cancer
- Soft tissue cancer
- Salivary gland cancer
- Ovarian cancer
The women who have treated with the breast-conserving surgery have the chances of getting second breast cancer in the opposite or the same breast. There’s also a small increased risk for a developing of a myelodysplastic and the leukemia syndrome after the receiving of the certain drugs of chemotherapy for an early breast cancer.
You can lower the risk of second breast cancer:
It is not always possible to save yourself from the disease. But it is possible to lower the risk of many diseases. Most important thing is that avoid smoking to avoid many cancers. For saving yourself from having second breast cancer, you can take these precautionary tips.
- Keep yourself physically active
- Maintain your body weight
- Limit the use of alcohol
- Eat healthy diet
- Follow the doctor prescription
So, these are some facts about the breast cancer survivor. Do precaution and be saved.