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A variety of false theories about breast cancer risk factors cause unnecessary concerns for many women. Many of these theories have been studied and found to have no impact on breast cancer risk.
Some false risk factors include:
Antiperspirant and deodorant use
Wearing regular bras or underwire bras
Exposure to environmental contaminants, such as polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)
Living near electromagnetic fields
Trauma to the breast
Bayhealth is Southern Delaware’s healthcare leader with hospitals in Dover and in Milford. Bayhealth provides a wide range of medical services, including cardiovascular, cancer, orthopaedics and rehabilitation, pediatrics, respiratory care, sleep care, surgical weight loss and women’s services.