Health & Fitness

Health & Fitness

Are you at higher risk for breast cancer?

In general, a woman has a 10 to 12 percent chance of contracting breast cancer in her lifetime. But some groups — women from the Bahamas and Ashkenazi Jews of Central or Eastern European descent — have higher risks. Genetic testing, which Angelina Jolie highlighted, can help determine your risk.

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Does standing on your head hurt your heart?

Doctors at Mount Sinai Medical Center perform test on a patient to see if her heart is healthy enough for strenuous yoga exercises.
Al Diaz Miami Herald
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