Diseases and Disorders: Breast Cancer: Risks, Detection, and Treatment, 1st Edition

  • Matt Lang
  • Published By: Lucent Press (Rosen)
  • ISBN-10: 1534561900
  • ISBN-13: 9781534561908
  • DDC: 616.99
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 10th Grade
  • 104 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released August 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Overview

Cancer is a frightening word, but within the last decade, more research has led to better detection and treatment of breast cancer. Since both men and women are at risk for developing breast cancer, it is important for all young adults to learn about practices such as self-exams that may lead to early detection. This information is presented along with full-color photographs and informative charts to help readers better understand this disease that affects so many people.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Foreword.
Introduction: Struggling and Surviving Together.
1: Breast Cancer 101.
2: Detecting and Diagnosing.
3: Fighting the Good Fight.
4: Surviving Breast Cancer.
5: For the Future.
Notes.
Glossary.
Organizations to Contact.
For More Information.
Index.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.