Recovering from Breast Cancer Surgery
Exercise a key component of breast cancer recovery
Article from Tidewater Physical Therapy, Inc
No cancer has received as much publicity as breast cancer. Whether it’s “Save the TaTas” or pink team gear featured by the NFL or MLB, breast cancer is the heavy hitter when it comes to raising awareness — and money — of the deadly disease.
Yet all that publicity and money doesn’t alter the fact that breast cancer remains the most common form of cancer afflicting women. Approximately one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime.
In 2014, there were 232,670 cases anticipated to be diagnosed in women. Only prostate cancer in men has a higher rate of incidence in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Breast cancer origins
Breast cancer arises when a malignant tumor develops from the uncontrolled growth of breast cells. As…continue reading this article CLICK HERE ..Williamsburg Physical Therapy and Aquatic CenterLOCATION4125 Ironbound Rd., Ste. 100 Williamsburg, Virginia 23188
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