Dorothy. Age: 28.
Breast soreness is very common. It affects most women at some time in their lives. The degree of soreness, and where and how it is felt, differs for each woman. It might be sharp, stabbing, dull, throbbing or aching.
Quinn. Age: 32.
Breast Tenderness and Changes During Pregnancy
Battling with breast pain and not sure what's causing it? Breast pain, also know as mastalgiais a common condition that affects up to two-thirds of women in the UK - for a variety of reasons. While breast pain can be extremely uncomfortable, the good news is it's usually nothing serious. We speak to Grete Brauten-Smith, clinical nurse specialist at Breast Cancer CareDr Joanna Scurr from the Department of Sport and Exercise Health at Portsmouth University and Marilyn Glenvillea nutritionist specialising in women's health, about the most common causes of breast pain and how to reduce discomfort:.
Eve. Age: 21.
Like most parts of the body, breasts can be sore from time to time. Not only for girls, but for guys too. You may be worried about your body's development, about what causes breast soreness, and even about cancer.
Breast pain is any discomfort, tenderness, or pain in the breast or underarm region, and it may occur for a number of reasons. There are a number of harmless causes for breast pain and tenderness that may primarily be related to changes in hormone levels. These can include:. Some women have lumpy breast tissue called fibrocystic breasts, which may be more painful during certain times of the month.