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Question I understand the risk for some kinds of cancer, including breast and prostate cancer, increases with age. What are the major risk factors and how can I go about decreasing the risks?

Answer According to the American Cancer Institute, a woman's risk of getting breast cancer increases with age, while men are increasingly at risk of prostate cancer. Routine screening and early detection are extremely important. Facts about breast cancer and prostate cancer describe the major risk factors and steps you can take. Click here.

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Aging Well - Self Care

Awareness, prevention, and early detection can keep you healthy!
URL: http://www.aging.ny.gov/Health/Index.cfm

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