Of Lumps, Bumps And Breast Cancer

Written by Charlene J. Nuble


You feel a mild soreness inrepparttar breast so you checked for lumps. You felt a little bump. The next best step is to consult a doctor, you might have breast cancer. Breast cancer is a malignant tumor that starts fromrepparttar 143642 cells ofrepparttar 143643 breast. Breast cancer occurs mainly in women but this does not mean that men are safe from this disease.

A woman's breast is made up of lobules, which are glands that makerepparttar 143644 milk; ducts, which connect lobules torepparttar 143645 nipples; fat and connective tissues; blood vessels; and lymph vessels. Most breast cancers begin inrepparttar 143646 ducts. It may also begin inrepparttar 143647 lobules then spread to other tissues.

When one feels a lump inrepparttar 143648 breast, there is really no virtual worry because most lumps are benign which means that they are not cancerous. In fact, benign breast tumors are abnormal growths but do not really pose threats because they do not spread outside ofrepparttar 143649 breast. However, some benign lumps increaserepparttar 143650 risk in having breast cancer.

Then there are lumps that are not really tumors at all which are often caused by fibrocystic changes -- cysts are fluid-filled sacs while fibrosis isrepparttar 143651 formation of scar-like tissue. These changes can cause swelling ofrepparttar 143652 breasts resulting to being lumpy and sometimes a fluid discharge fromrepparttar 143653 nipples.

There are different types of breast cancer and knowing them will greatly help in assessingrepparttar 143654 disease.

Carcinoma in situ is a term used for early stage of breast cancer whererepparttar 143655 cancer cells are still confined torepparttar 143656 place where it started. In particular,repparttar 143657 cancer cells are confined inrepparttar 143658 lobules orrepparttar 143659 ducts, depending on where it started. The cancer cells have not gone intorepparttar 143660 fatty tissues inrepparttar 143661 breast nor spread to other organs ofrepparttar 143662 body.

Ductal carcinoma in situ isrepparttar 143663 most common type of noninvasive breast cancer. Similar with Carcinoma in situ,repparttar 143664 cancer cells have spread throughrepparttar 143665 walls ofrepparttar 143666 duct intorepparttar 143667 fatty tissue ofrepparttar 143668 breasts. Almost all women with breast cancer at this stage can be cured andrepparttar 143669 best way to find is throughrepparttar 143670 use of mammogram.

Summer styles: stick to the basics

Written by Kenia Morales


For this summer there are many different styles such as cropped pants, tunics, prints etc. But, does that mean that you must follow those trends? Of course, not! There are always basic styles that never go out of mode. Letís face it, not everyone looks excellent dressed inrepparttar latest fashion trend. Have you ever looked at an old picture and thought to yourself: What was I thinking when I wore that? That is exactly my point. Although, there is nothing wrong with buying some pieces for a refreshed new look there is simply no need for you to go gaga over trends. An important factor in fashion is not only how you look but, how you feel. It makes sense! When you feel good about yourselfrepparttar 143577 confidence projects externally making you look ten times better. Here is a list of summer basics that transcend time:

White colored clothing does not only give you a fresh look but, it also helps you feel fresh duringrepparttar 143578 warm summer days.

Linen fabrics give you a sophisticated look without feeling overheated.

Summer dresses are typically made of light airy fabrics which give you a flirty look and a comfy sensation.

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