25 October, 2021

It’s never too soon or never too late to reduce your risk of breast cancer

Take five minutes out of your day to discover the simple lifestyle changes you could make to reduce your risk of getting breast cancer.

Sadly, not all breast cancer cases are preventable, and anyone can get breast cancer through no fault of their own.

But research tells us that over 25% of breast cancer cases are preventable by making simple lifestyle changes.

So, when should you start thinking about taking preventative action?

‘Now’ is the answer – quite simply it’s never too soon and never too late to start taking preventative steps.

It’s always the right time to choose prevention!

As our new animation, shows you, there are different actions you can take throughout your life to help reduce your risk.

 

Watch it now, then visit our Prevention Hub and take our quick quiz to find out how you can reduce your risk and put prevention first.

Together we can prevent breast cancer – take our quick quiz.

Or watch one of the shorter animations for…

Young people

Adults and having a family

Menopause and later life

 

 


The Reduce your risk anytime animations were produced by Senate Media and kindly funded by The Pink Ribbon Foundation and The Hospital Saturday Fund

 



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