Symptoms of Breast Cancer - Learn To Take Care of Yourself

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Watching for symptoms of breast cancer and doing something about them ranks among the most beautiful gifts a woman gives herself. Check out the list below and act on it--do it for yourself!

Watching for breast cancer symptoms may be one of the most important self-care decisions made by a woman. Dr. Robyn Young a medical oncologist at The Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders in Fort Worth and Weatherford, Texas, devotes her entire cancer specialty practice to breast cancer patients.

If you notice any of the breast cancer symptoms listed below, see your doctor--even if you have had a recent mammogram.

Breast Cancer Symptoms (

  •     Thickening or lump in the breast
  •     Any type of fluid coming from the nipple
  •     Redness or roughness of the breast skin, like the peel of an orange
  •     Any difference in the size of the breast or shape of the breast
  •     Bumps in the skin of the breast that have not been present in the past
  •     Nipple turning in toward the body
  •     Flakiness of skin around the nipple

Robyn Young, M.D. (, devotes her entire medical oncology practice to breast cancer patients. Young is affiliated with The Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders in Fort Worth and in Weatherford, Texas. She earned her medical degree from the University of Texas in Houston, followed by a combined fellowship in hematology/oncology at the State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse in 1996.

The Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders ( ) focuses on providing nationally recognized cancer treatment focused on healing a patient's entire life--physical, emotional, and spiritual. Our eighteen cancer specialists offer convenient medical oncology and radiation oncology services to more than 6,000 patients annually. Our locations include: Fort Worth - Central Campus, Fort Worth - Southwest, Fort Worth - Artim Building, Weatherford, Burleson, Cleburne, Granbury, Arlington, Mineral Wells, and Stephenville. For more information, visit our website at or call 817.759.7000

Contact: Rhenda Gray, Sundance Associates
Agency of Record
The Center for Cancer & Blood Disorders
Office: 903.665.8555     Cell: 817.980.2348
Email: rhenda(at)sundanceassociates(dot)net


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