Lump in the Breast Prevention
Prevention of a breast lump includes:
- Avoid caffeine.
- Stop smoking.
- Avoid exposure to secondary smoke.
- Avoid alcohol, or drink alcohol in moderation:
- For women: no more than 1 alcoholic beverage per day
- Eat a low fat diet.
- Eat foods that contain soy.
- Eat a high fiber diet.
- Regular exercise program for women
- Weight loss if you are overweight
- Tamoxifen to prevent breast cancer:
- For women with a high risk for breast cancer
Continue to Lump in the Breast Underlying Cause
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- Norlock FE: Benign breast pain in women: a practical approach to evaluation and treatment. J Am Med Womens Assoc 2002 Spring; 57(2): 85-90.