Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2016

19/09/2016 17:15:29

Israel slightly exceeds OECD member country average  in Breast Cancer Incidence

On the other hand, Israel is way above average in survival - cure rates!


New Israeli research study of Haifa University, Hebrew University & the IDF Medical Corps establishes that excess weight among adolescents reduces risk of developing breast cancer up to age 45

Being underweight at this age linked to higher risk

On the other hand, it is recommended to maintain a healthy bod weight at any age and avoid weight gain during one's lifetime




bul3 Click here to read up-to-date statistics with the approach of Breast Cancer Awareness Month