Breast Cancer in the Family: Understanding Your Risk
breast cancer in the family
This booklet explains the breast cancer risk associated with a family history of the disease and inherited genetic factors. It also explains who is at risk of developing hereditary breast cancer and what to do if you are concerned about your hereditary risk. Learn about the steps you can take to reduce your chance of developing breast cancer, regardless of your level of risk, and how breast cancer can be detected early if it does occur.