You probably heard about a lot of things that might cause breast cancer, or breast cancer to spread. You need to know what is true and false. Here are some of breast cancer myths busted:

  • Underwire bras cause breast cancer
  • Antiperspirants cause breast cancer
  • Radiation From Screening Tests Causes Cancer
  • Exposure to Air Causes Cancer to Spread
  • You Have to Have a Family History to Get Cancer
  • There’s Nothing You Can Do About an Inherited Risk
  • Breast Cancer Occurs Only in Older Women
  • Plastic Surgery Causes Breast Cancer
  • Mammograms Aren’t Accurate Anyway, So Why Bother?


All of the above are myths and they are not true whatsoever.