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Breast cancer strikes all kinds of women, even those without common risk factors
Breast cancer strikes all kinds of women, even those without common risk factors

When Beth Stewart was 36 years old, she felt a pebble-sized lump in her breast. The Odenton mother of two was healthy and active and had no immediate family history of disease or common gene mutations — but she had advanced and aggressive breast cancer. "I said to my oncologist, 'Why?' He looked at me and said, 'I hate say this, but it's bad luck. We don't know why this happens to people like you.' But it happened and it was a really hard thing to go through." Doctors don't know why many women get breast cancer, the most commonly diagnosed cancer after skin cancer, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention....

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