Breast size as a risk factor of breast cancer has been studied extensively with inconclusive results. Here we examined the associations between breast size and breast cancer risk factors in 24, Asian women aged 50 to 64 years old enrolled in a nationwide mammography screening project conducted between October and February Information on demographic and reproductive factors was obtained via a questionnaire. Breast size was ascertained as bust line measured at study recruitment and total breast area measured from a mammogram. The average bust line and total breast area was Age, BMI, marital and working status were independently associated with bust line and total breast area. In the multivariable analyses, the most pronounced effects were observed for BMI Ethnicity was a positive predictor for total breast area, but not bust line. Breast development occurs during puberty in girls, after which the enlarged breasts are retained throughout adulthood.
About Koji Steven Sakai
To all my petite Asian ladies out there, I feel you, no one understands our struggles when it comes to shopping for clothes. In fact, you may have been wearing the wrong bra size your entire life. If your bra straps have ever left indentations on your shoulders or if you experience pains due to the wiring in the bra, it may be time to start considering different styles and or sizes. Feeling extra fancy?
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The stereotypical Asian woman is petite with a small butt, chest, and apparently vagina. But is it true? Go South Asians! I Googled for about an hour and found nothing.
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