Breast health is a cornerstone of women’s wellness, and at Chiron Hospital’s Women’s Wellness Centre, we are dedicated to empowering women with knowledge on breast cancer. This article delves into the critical aspects of breast cancer, from risk factors to early detection methods and cutting-edge treatment options. Our goal is to foster awareness and proactive healthcare practices among women.


  1. Risk Factors for Breast Cancer:

– Age and Gender: Understand the impact of age and gender on breast cancer risk.

– Family History and Genetics: Explore inherited gene mutations and familial factors.

– Hormonal Factors: Learn about hormonal influences and their role in breast health.

– Lifestyle Factors: Examine modifiable factors like alcohol consumption, obesity, and physical activity.

– Other Risk Factors: Uncover lesser-known factors such as radiation exposure.


  1. Early Detection Methods:

– Breast Self-Examinations (BSE): Empower women with a step-by-step guide to regular self-exams.

– Clinical Breast Examinations (CBE): Highlight the importance of thorough examinations during routine check-ups.

– Mammography: Emphasize the significance of mammograms for early detection.

– Breast Ultrasound and MRI: Discuss supplemental imaging options for specific cases.

– Genetic Testing: Explore the role of genetic testing in identifying hereditary breast cancer risks.


III. Treatment Options:

– Surgery: Explore surgical options, including lumpectomy, mastectomy, and reconstructive surgery.

– Radiation Therapy: Understand how high-energy beams can destroy cancer cells.

– Chemotherapy: Discuss the use of medications, potential side effects, and its role in various stages.

– Hormonal Therapy: Detail how hormonal therapy works to prevent cancer cell growth.

– Targeted Therapy and Immunotherapy: Introduce innovative treatment options targeting specific genes and stimulating the immune system.



At Chiron Hospital’s Women’s Wellness Centre, we recognize the complexity of breast cancer and aim to equip every woman with knowledge for informed decisions. Prioritize your breast health by scheduling regular check-ups, practicing self-examinations, and staying informed. Together, let’s ensure a healthier future for all women.


Thank you for entrusting your wellness journey to Chiron Hospital’s Women’s Wellness Centre.


To schedule a consultation, please call us at 09090001078 or contact us via WhatsApp or email Your journey to better breast health begins here.