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Women often want to know what factors contribute to developing breast cancer so they can avoid them or understand why they have breast cancer. However, while certain factors like breast density or Hormone Replacement Therapy are thought to potentially lead to breast cancer, there are plenty of people with these risk factors who do not have cancer, or people who do not have these risk factors that do develop breast cancer.

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PJ Hamel, Health Guide, answered is long time taking wild yam and… Sherry, while wild yam can mimic the effects of progesterone, and evening…

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Phyllis Johnson, Health Guide, commented on New Inflammatory Breast Cancer Research… The people I know in the IBC community who are most knowledgeable about…

06/18/09

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PJ Hamel, Health Guide, answered Had 8 IV's in arms after bilateral… Hi - I think the trauma in general would be more responsible than the IVs.…

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PJ Hamel, Health Guide, posted How to Lower Your Risk of Breast Cancer Breast cancer is a frustrating disease. Unlike cardiovascular issues, many of…

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