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Health Series Infographic: Breast Cancer and Pollution

“I’m sorry: you have breast cancer.” We can expect that 12% of girls born today will one day hear those devastating words. What if we could change that future? There’s hope. Only a small percentage of breast cancers are due to high-risk inherited genes. So if we can reduce other cancer risks in our environment, we may be able to prevent some cancer and build a healthier future. Learn more about environmental factors linked to breast cancer and what you can do to work for prevention.