Breast Cancer – Often Overlooked Factors & 6 Tips for Prevention

In the spirit of Breasts Cancer Awareness Month, this video will teach you what you need to know about breast cancer prevention. Learn about the often-overlooked factors that increase your risk of developing breast cancer. Learn how to properly do self-breast exams. Finally, learn my top 6 things you can do RIGHT NOW to decrease your risk of developing breast cancer. Please share this with the women in your life. Together, we can beat breast cancer!

To book an appointment or free health seminar with Dr. Hilary Booth, please visit: www.darouwellness.com.


Doctor Hilary Booth ND

Dr. Hilary Booth, ND is a licensed and registered Naturopathic Doctor

Dr. Hilary Booth, ND is a licensed and registered Naturopathic Doctor who graduated withan Honours Bachelor of Naturopathy from the Canadian

College of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Booth was the recipient of the Gold Medallion award from the University of Western Ontario for the highest academic achievement in her field, an Honours Specialization in Physiology. Dr. Booth is a member in good standing with the BDDT-N, the CAND, and the OAND.

Dr. Booth specializes in women’s health, fertility, and pregnancy care. She has additional certifications as a Naturopathic Doula, and in Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture. Dr. Booth uses leading-edge evidence-based treatments to provide personalized, compassionate care for her patients at the Dr. Shawna Darou and Associates clinic in Toronto, Canada.

Dr. Booth produces a weekly video blog on her website www.hilarybooth.com. Connect with Dr. Booth on Facebook and YouTube, or click here to book an appointment.

Reduce Your Odds of Breast Cancer by 90%

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Take the necessary measures to prevent breast cancer.
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Men, before you look away, know that breast cancer is not exclusive to women. As long as you have breast tissues (who doesn’t?), you are a candidate for breast cancer.

Now for the good news! It is possible to drop the odds of getting breast cancer by nearly 90% according to a study.

What is Breast Cancer?

“Breast cancer is a malignant tumor that starts in the cells of the breast. A malignant tumor is a group of cancer cells that can grow into (invade) surrounding tissues or spread (metastasize) to distant areas of the body. The disease occurs almost entirely in women, but men can get it, too.” –Cancer.org

Why do Asian Women Have Extremely Low Breast Cancer Rates?

 

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Asian women have much lower rates of breast cancer.
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Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer worldwide. Yet in Asia breast cancer rates in women are six folds lower than in Europe and North America. Continue reading