Cancer Research UK advice after Angelina Jolie revealed she has had a double mastectomy to reduce the risk of developing breast cancer:
Our region's first Race for Life of the year took place in Scarborough.
The number of women getting lung cancer in Yorkshire and the Humber is rising.
Lucy took part in the Race for Life at Scarborough.
The Yorkshire leg of this year's Race for Life series kicked off on the East Coast this morning. More than nine hundred people ran or walked five kilometres along Scarborough sea front, raising thousands of pounds for Cancer Research UK.
Among them was a Zumba class from the resort - who danced their way around the whole course - inspired by their instructor who beat breast cancer herself six years ago.