Saturday, November 18, 2006

Breast Changes Reduce Cancer Risk

BREAST CHANGES WITH AGE REDUCE CANCER RISK. Women whose milk glands shut down with age may have a reduced risk of breast cancer, according to new research from the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. Researchers from the Mayo Clinic followed more than 8,700 women and found that those whose milk glands shut down — a process called involution — had about half the risk of developing breast cancer as women whose milk glands didn't. The authors say this may be another clue to help evaluate breast cancer risk in women. --Click the title of this post to read the full article from its source--

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