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Breast Cancer Causes and Risk Factors

What causes breast cancer? What puts you at risk? There are a number of genetic, environmental, and lifestyle factors that can influence your risk for breast cancer.
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Does Breast Size Affect Your Risk of Breast Cancer?
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Does Caffeine Cause or Reduce the Risk of Breast Cancer?
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The Role of BRCA Mutations in Breast Cancer
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Pierced Nipples: What Are the Health Risks?
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How Alcohol Raises the Risk of Breast Cancer
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Estrogen Types and Their Connection to Breast Cancer
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Answers to 10 Common Questions About Breast Cancer
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The Connection Between Smoking and Breast Cancer
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Does Eating Grapefruit Raise the Risk of Breast Cancer?
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Breast Cancer Risk in Daughters of Women With Breast Cancer
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Breast Cancer: Causes and Risk Factors
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Breast Cancer Myths—Get the Facts
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Breast Cancer Doesn’t Discriminate
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The Association Between Dense Breasts Breast Cancer
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Does Soy Prevent Breast Cancer or Make It Grow?
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Non-BRCA Gene Mutations That Raise Breast Cancer Risk