A lady on social media who is a breast cancer survivor has shared her story of dealing with the infection as she underwent a double mastectomy.
The lady identified as @theofficialbiz on Twitter cautioned women against some warning signs of the cancer as she advised women to regularly go for screening.
Young adults ‘CAN’ and ‘DO’ get breast cancer. When it comes to breast cancer symptoms and signs of the disease, you are looking for more than just a lump. Breast cancer statistics show that nearly 80% of young adults find their abnormality themselves.
Nipple discharge other than breast milk, including blood. Any change in the size or the shape of the breast. Pain in any area of the breast. Keep in mind that these symptoms can happen with other conditions that are not cancer.
Some warning signs of breast cancer New lump in the breast or underarm (armpit). Thickening or swelling of part of the breast. Irritation or dimpling of breast skin. Redness or flaky skin in the nipple area or the breast. Pulling in of the nipple or pain in the nipple area.