Your Breast Cancer IQ

Quiz helps patients identify their risk factors

By Lindsay Wilcox
|  Thursday, Oct 13, 2011  |  Updated 10:49 AM CDT
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Lindsay Wilcox, NBC 5 News

A quiz from The Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders hopes to educate women about breast cancer so that they can prevent it.

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"I'd love to see them take action, but I'd also love to see them pass it on to other people to make them aware that there are things you can do to reduce your risk of getting cancer," says Dr. Young, MD.

We all know that eating our fruits and vegetables and maintaining a healthy body weight can help keep cancer at bay.

But there are other, lesser know risk factors that are also well within our control.

Now Fort Worth Dr. Robyn Young, MD with the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders has created an online quiz to help you determine your own risk factors for getting breast cancer.

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