It’s not often that you hear about men with breast cancer. The risk is much less for a man to get breast cancer than it is for a woman, but men do get breast cancer. According to breastcancer.org less than 1% of all breast cancer occurs in men.

In 1993 Richard Roundtree, the actor that played John Shaft in the 1971 film “Shaft” was diagnosed with breast cancer.

Breast cancer appears as lump in the breast of men. The risk of breast cancer in men rises as men age. Men on an average are 68 years old with they are diagnosed.

Men should get checked for breast cancer too!