Breast Cancer: the Fight in Men and Women

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Breast Cancer: The Fight in Men and Women Abstract
Cancer is made up of many diseases. There are over 100 different types of cancers. Cancer is a disease in which abnormal cells split without control and intrude the likes of other tissues. Cancer cells normally spread to other areas of the body through the blood and lymph system. Breast cancer is the most common cancer in the United States when it is referred to women. Breast cancer also can be found in men. It is said to be a rare occurrence, but it is a growing problem among the male species. Breast cancer has many risk factors that can play a huge part in the wake of this disease. There are several different tests that can determine your status.

Cancer is a disease that is a major problem within our country. There are many naive people who may be unaware of the seriousness of this unfortunate disease. Cancer is the leading cause of death in the United States today. Breast cancer is the most common of all cancers that consumes the lives of many women each year. However, breast cancer is also a problem that attacks men as well. Breast cancer is considered a rare occurrence in men, but it is a growing problem that should be recognized. Because breast cancer is a disease that is more common in women, it is silently overlooked and rarely talked about in men. [Thesis might be revised further so that it summarizes the main idea of your essay more clearly.]

In the United States there are 234,580 new cases of breast cancer this year alone. Out those cases 40,030 of them has ended in death. Cancer statistics shows that 2,240 of these cases involved men with breast cancer. Cancer is defined as abnormal, unhealthy cells that infringe on other tissues that affect normal cell growth and division. The body is kept healthy by the production of cell growth and division; our body is made up of hundreds of…...

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