October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
20,000 people are diagnosed with breast cancer each year in Australia
Breast cancer is the 2nd most commonly diagnosed cancer (after Prostate Cancer)
20% of people with breast cancer will experience lymphoedema, often in the breast or arm.
Breast lymphoedema is often a hidden condition, not obvious and able to be concealed under clothing. Patients usually suffer in silence. Many believe it is just a “normal” conse...