October is breast cancer awareness month. Breast cancer is the most common cancer in the UK. And remember, breast cancer also affect men so it is important that they are also breast aware.
To be breast aware, follow the five-point code:
1. Know what is normal for you
2. Know what to look and feel for
3. Look and feel
4. Tell your GP about any changes straightaway
5. Go for breast screening when invited
– Department of Health 2009
Are you aware of what to check for when examining your breasts?