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QUESTIONS & ANSWERS What can I do to reduce my risk of getting breast cancer? My mother had breast cancer a few years ago. Does that mean that I will get breast cancer too? I am currently taking birth control pills. Do birth control pills increase my chance of developing breast cancer? My breasts feel lumpy and tender at certain times of the month. Does this increase my chance of breast cancer? Does drinking alcohol increase my chance of breast cancer? For more information about Susan G. Komen for the Cure, breast health or breast cancer, visit komen.org or call 1-877 GO KOMEN (1-877-465-6636). Susan G. Komen for the Cure is not a health care provider and does not give medical advice. The information provided in this material is not meant to be used for self-diagnosis or to replace the services of a medical professional. ©2010 Susan G. Komen for the Cure The Running Ribbon is a registered trademark of Susan G. Komen for the Cure ® . Entrigue Magazine | October 2014 41 91089REN_INS1_4-10