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So-Called 'Apple Shape' Not a Risk Factor for Breast Cancer: Study

Overweight, not waist size, was tied to higher odds of developing disease in older women

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Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women (other than skin cancer). The American Cancer Society reports the breast cancer death rate is declining, probably because of earlier detection and improved treatment. This short assessment will help you determine if you have major risk factors for breast cancer.

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Podcast: Strong Social Ties May Help Women Survive Cancer Learning you have breast cancer can be ... overwhelming. Many women face hard decisions about their care. A new study indicates that having a