Women's health | Take steps to prevent breast cancer

There are 2 comments on the Sep 30, 2013, The Courier-Journal story titled Women's health | Take steps to prevent breast cancer. In it, The Courier-Journal reports that:

The statistics are fairly grim: About one in eight women will develop breast cancer, according to the American Cancer Society.

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#1 Oct 1, 2013
Alcohol use is the most well established dietary risk factor for breast cancer. The Harvard Nurses' Health study, along with several others, has shown consuming more than one alcoholic beverage a day can increase breast cancer risk by as much as 20-25 percent.

Since: Sep 13

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#2 Oct 21, 2013
Carotenoids Help In Preventing Breast Cancer. It is important to maintain a healthy diet which is rich in all the important nutrients and is also high on carotenoids, in order to be able to avoid breast cancer risk.

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