Breast Cancer: Can You Separate Fact From Fiction?
Staying on top of the latest breast cancer news is the smartest way to understand and protect yourself against the disease — aside from early detection. But with so many myths and outdated ideas floating around, it's tough to keep all the facts straight. "Becoming educated about the complex medical, personal and practical information about breast cancer is your ticket to the best care possible," says Marisa Weiss, MD, founder and president of BreastCancer.org. "Being informed is essential to communicating effectively with your doctor and becoming an active participant in your health care." Are you in the know? Take our quiz to find out.