Breast Cancer & The Environment

Topics Covered in this Section:

I. USA & New York State Statistics

· II. Defining Our Terms

  • Breast
  • Cancer
  • Environment

· III. Causes of Breast Cancer

  • Genetic Factors
  • Hormonal Factors
  • Environmental Factors

· IV. Breast Cancer Prevention

  • Risk Factors
  • Protective Factors

· V. How to protect myself and my family

· VI. Your Risk Calculation

  • Lifetime Risk of Being Diagnosed with Breast Cancer
  • Risk Self-calculation Tool

· VII. Booklets about Breast Cancer and Women Health

  • What You Need To Know About Breast Cancer (2012)
  • Women's Health (2010)

· VIII. Educational Videos

  • Everything about breast cancer
  • Breast cancer and environment (day in a life video)
  • Breast self-examination
  • Mammogram
  • Breast cancer survivors

· IX. Resource Links

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