Sore boobs can be — well, a pain. Could this be it? Am I pregnant?! Already gotten those two pink or blue lines on a home pregnancy test? Alas, this sore feeling could last a while.
How should I check my breasts?
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Back to Women's health. There's no right or wrong way to check your breasts. But it is important to know how your breasts usually look and feel. That way, you can spot any changes quickly and report them to your GP. Every woman's breasts are different in terms of size, shape and consistency.
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Skip navigation! Story from Body. Perhaps you were putting your bra on in the morning, reaching for something in a top cabinet, or getting a hug , when you first noticed it — an annoying twinge of pain in one or both of your breasts. While a lot of women with breast pain are rightfully very, very worried the first time they experience it, most of the time, it is nothing to worry about, says Raquel B.
If you feel a lump in your breast, try not to panic or worry. Most lumps are not breast cancer, but something less serious, such as a benign not cancer breast condition. Some lumps will go away on their own. In younger women, lumps are often related to menstrual periods and will go away by the end of the cycle. However, if you find a lump or any change in your breast or underarm area , see your health care provider to be sure it's not breast cancer.