Can bras cause cancer?
Bras do not cause breast
cancer. Breast cancer happens when there's a problem with the way cells grow inside
the body — and no one knows exactly why it happens. The chance of getting breast
cancer increases as a woman gets older or if other women in the family have had breast
Some things may protect a woman from getting breast cancer, including maintaining
a healthy weight, being physically active, and breastfeeding her children.
Date reviewed: January 2017