To avoid breast cancer, start this work from the age of 40, doctors have warned - Newztezz Online


Thursday, May 11, 2023

To avoid breast cancer, start this work from the age of 40, doctors have warned

According to health experts, every second year from the age of 40 to 50, one should go for breast cancer screening and screening.

The 'United States Preventive Services Task Force' has prepared a draft on Tuesday. In which he has issued some special guidelines regarding breast cancer. In this, it was clarified that women should go for breast cancer checkup and screening every other year from the age of 40 to 50 years. According to the 2016 report, women below 50 years of age are more at risk of breast cancer. That's why they need to be screened from time to time and consult a doctor.

Screening from age 40 could save 19 percent of women from breast cancer

The task force says that if women are screened at the age of 40, then 19 percent of people's lives can be saved. Specialist says that this guideline is towards one direction. But in the midst of all this, one thing should be taken special care of, that women should get breast screening done every year or once in two years. On the other hand, another group says that women should start mammograms from the age of 40.

Cancer increases between mammograms. According to Dr. Maxine Joshelson, radiologist at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, women who started screening from the age of 40. The risk of breast cancer decreases among them. You will be surprised to know that every 30 percent of women in America suffer from breast cancer. Along with this, it has also been estimated that 1 out of 8 women has breast cancer. According to breast cancer, 62 years is very risky. But it depends on different people and race. 

Black people may suffer from breast cancer at a younger age than white people 

Breast cancer specialist said a strange thing about this cancer. He said that compared to white women, there is a risk of breast cancer in black women at a young age. Black women are 40 percent more likely to die of breast cancer. 

1 in 5 Black Women Suffer from Breast Cancer

1 out of 5 women in black women are suffering from breast cancer. The incidence of breast cancer in black women is slightly different. People of these ethnicities have a type that grows and spreads more quickly, is more difficult to treat, and lacks three receptors commonly found in breast cancer that doctors target for treatment,' Tufts Medical. Internist and member of the task force Dr. John Wong, who heads the division of clinical decision making at the center, told USA TODAY the task force is "to do more research on how to address health disparities in screening and treatment." saying.

Symptoms of breast cancer can be something like this

For your information, let us tell you that after regular examination with mammogram, it can be detected whether there is breast cancer or not. However, in some people, lumps under the arms, nipple color change, inverted nipple and many other changes are seen in the initial symptoms. Many times it happens that only those whose breast cancer is in the last stage get to know about this disease. Or many people may also see other symptoms.

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