When I was a little girl, I wanted to grow breasts so badly. The women on both sides of my family are extremely well-endowed, and so I waited impatiently for the day when I, too, would be able to wear a bra. Little did I know that when my breasts finally did come in at age 11, I would grow out of training bras within three months. But being young and awkward, I've only recently come to love my extremely ample bosom. They are my constant companions, after all. After all, for centuries, most cultures have believed that there was a tie between a woman's chest size and her sexuality.
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Learn how breast size can affect a woman's risk of upper back pain and what you can do about it. The upper part of the spine is very strong, acting as an anchor to the rib cage and supporting the upper body, but it can also be prone to upper back pain. As with lower back pain , upper back pain is most often caused by strain on the muscles and ligaments from poor posture and repetitive motions. But for women with very large breasts, it doesn't take hours spent slouched in front of a computer or a vigorous game of tennis to cause upper back pain.
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This material must not be used for commercial purposes, or in any hospital or medical facility. Failure to comply may result in legal action. Medically reviewed by Drugs. Last updated on Nov 16, Breast engorgement develops when too much milk builds up in your breast.
Itchy breasts can be such a predicament. And that's usually no big deal—if you have an itch on your arm, you scratch it. Ditto for your leg.