VIDEO: Behaviors to reduce your risk of breast cancer

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We will be posting features every day here at The Voice of Muscatine ranging from inspiring stories from those who have battled breast cancer, information on screening and prevention, to details about services and support groups right here in Muscatine.

Not all cases of breast cancer can be prevented, but some can. Certain risk factors for breast cancer, such as genetics, are inherent to an individual and cannot be changed. Others are related to a person’s lifestyle.

This animation highlights some of the things that affect your risk