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Breast cancer risk

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - The pink is popping up because it is breast cancer awareness month. Dr. Judith McKenzie is warning her patients about the risk of breast cancer.

When doing a self exam, a hard, non-tender knot that doesn't move under the fingers is a concern for breast cancer.         

We know that healthy diet, exercise and not smoking may reduce cancer risk.   

See your doctor for an annual screening mammogram starting at age 40.

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