Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Thursday, August 11, 2011
-Any area that feels thicker or harder than the rest
-Any changes in the size, shape or symmetry of your breast
-Puckering, dimpling, or a dent in the skin of the breast
-Skin irritation, rash or other change in the breast skin or nipple
-Redness or flaking of the skin on the breast or nipple
-Tenderness, pain, swelling or increased warmth
-Discharge (fluid coming from your nipple other than breast milk)
or bleeding from the nipple
-Nipple retraction - turning or drawing inward or pointing in a new direction
-Appearance of patches that are red or normal in colour but
-where the pores stand out
-Any breast change
What you have to do sekiranya terdapat perubahan-perubahan seperti di atas?
-Mana-mana gumpalan atau perubahan pada payudara anda boleh menakutkan
-Lihat penjagaan kesihatan yang profesional anda tentang apa-apa perubahan atau ketulan pada payudara anda dan meminta diagnosis.
-Tanya tentang ujian-ujian khas yang boleh digunakan untuk mendiagnosis masalah anda
-Minta pendapat kedua jika masalah ini tidak diendahkan
How much do you know about Breasts? Pledge for Women
Did you know that breast cancer is the No. 1 cause of cancer deaths among women in Malaysia? To contribute towards the future of women, all you need to do is fill in your name, email and pledge!
1 in 20 women in Malaysia has a risk of getting breast cancer in their lifetime? How much do you know about genital warts and HPV? Isn't it scary that it occurs among men and women aged 18-28 years and the prevalence is rising in younger age group (e.g., 15-19), and elderly individuals?
The Passionately You Cervical & Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign is a voluntary collaboration between Assunta Hospital, Asia Assistance, Jaya One and PJ Live Arts founded to encourage the community to support the cause for cervical & breast cancer awareness and early detection. It also helps raise funds for the Community Treatment Program at Assunta Hospital that provides aid to cancer patients from the low income group.
Help raise 6,000 pledges by 22nd of October 2011 by submitting your pledge and spreading awareness to your friends, joining celebrities such as Amber Chia, Niki Cheong, Farah Fauzana and former Miss Malaysia and cancer survivor Genevieve Sambhi! To make things even better, you might even get to win a 32” Panasonic LCD TV if you get all your friends to pledge as well... so what are you waiting for? Pledge now!