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HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW YOUR BODY-BREASTFEEDING CAN REDUCE YOUR RISK OF BREAST CANCER

8.    Breastfeeding can reduce your risk of breast cancer:

TRUE A recent study reported that women had a 4.3 percent decrease in breast cancer risk for every 12 months of  breast- feeding and a 7 percent decrease for each birth.

However, don’t forget to take other risk-lowering steps, including walking for at least 30 minutes a day and eating a low-fat diet.

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