Cancer-the emperor of maladies, is unfortunately increasing in incidence. The causes are multifactorial. In women, breast cancer has become the most common cancer. It is estimated that worldwide over 5,08,000 women died in 2011 due to breast cancer (Global Health Estimates, WHO 2013). Although breast cancer is thought to be a disease of the developed world, almost 50% of breast cancer cases and 58% of deaths occur in less developed countries (GLOBOCAN 2008).
Ideally, one should examine themselves regularly and especially after the period is over, because one is less likely to be bloated or swollen