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CancerRisk Factors

8 Ovarian Cancer Risk Factors

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Understand your risk


1. Being post-menopausal


2. Being obese


3. Being an older mom


4. Using hormone replacement therapy


5. Using fertility drugs


6. Having a family history of certain cancers


7. Having a gene mutation


8. Using talcum powder


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