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Top 10 Breast Cancer Myths


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Breast Cancer Transferred Through Milk
Breast-feeding moms need not worry about transmitting the disease through their milk.
Breast-feeding moms need not worry about transmitting the disease through their milk.
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Myth: You can catch breast cancer from your mom when she was pregnant with you or through her breast milk.

Fact: Absolutely not. Breast cancer is not transmitted during pregnancy or breast milk.

Information courtesy of BreastCancer.org


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