Other breast cancer risk factors

Find out how our genes and bodies, our lifestyle and the surrounding environment can affect our risk of developing breast cancer.

How does lifestyle affect breast cancer risk?

Factors such as physical activity, breastfeeding, alcohol and others can affect our risk of developing breast cancer.

How do our genes and bodies affect breast cancer risk?

How do the genes we inherit from our parents and the characteristics of our bodies affect our risk of developing breast cancer?

What environmental factors can affect risk of breast cancer?

Find out about how things we are exposed to can affect our risk of breast cancer.