男女乳腺癌:一个简单的方程式。

delighted ethnic man drinking hot beverage at home in morning

(Google translated from English to Chinese)

“爷爷,你怎么不戴胸罩?”

“因为我是男人。 男人不戴胸罩“

“为什么男人不戴胸罩?”

“因为社会如此定义。”

”这就是为什么女人得乳腺癌而男人不戴胸罩的原因。“

” ………..男人也是如此, 但是很少。”

“如果是这样,女人就不应该戴胸罩!”

“… !!!”

 

据估计,2018年,全球有627,000名妇女死于乳腺癌,约占妇女所有癌症死亡人数的15%…而且这个数字还在继续增加。 它在男性中很少见,仅约1%。

Ref.
Breast Cancer Worldwide.
https://www.abcglobalalliance.org/articles/breast-cancer-worldwide accessed on the 26, Sep, 2020

WHO Breast cancer.
https://www.who.int/cancer/prevention/diagnosis-screening/breast-cancer/en/
accessed on the 26, Sep, 2020

Published by Chen S. P. @ TPTan

Serena Chen @TPTan, Master degree in nursing (Monash) . Serena teaches local and overseas nurses in a stomaltherapy program. She had presented papers internationally. Serena is a member of the ‘Golden Key International Society (Monash). She was an editor of a mental health bulletin and she enjoys pottery works, cartoons, painting and poems. She shares insightful experiences about being a carer for people with mental illness and cancer in this defining society.

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