3. Limit hormone replacement therapy:
It is found by the women health initiatives that using estrogen plus progestin therapy to manage menopausal symptoms increases the risk of breast cancer.
If you have a family history of breast cancer, then you should take some precautionary measures. One should consult doctor before using this hormone therapy.
4. Early detection:
The prognosis is excellent if, in early stages the breast cancer is detected. If one found any abnormality in breast then one should consult a doctor.
5. Avoid radiations:
Mammograms, x-rays, high tech screening test and ionizing radiation, all of these cause DNA mutation in cells. X rays should be performed when prescribed by physician.
Breastfeeding reduces the risk of breast cancer.