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    • Alcohol and the Risk of Breast Cancer Fact Sheet No. 13 

      Napieralski, Julie A.; Devine, Carol (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-03)
      The relationship between alcohol consumption and the risk of breast cancer is currently the focus of much research. Since alcohol consumption is a modifiable behavior, information regarding its association with breast ...
    • Breast Feeding and Breast Cancer Risk Fact Sheet No. 29 

      Napieralski, Julie A.; Devine, Carol (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1999-05)
      Breast-feeding may offer some modest protection against the development of breast cancer, particularly in young women. Considering the other health benefits of breast-feeding for both mothers and their babies, this information ...
    • Childhood Life Events and the Risk of Breast Cancer Fact Sheet No. 8 

      Napieralski, Julie A.; Devine, Carol (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-03)
      Researchers are asking whether women and young girls may be able to reduce breast cancer risk by early adoption of healthful behaviors, such as eating plenty of fruits, vegetables, whole grains and beans, and getting regular ...
    • Dietary Fat and the Risk of Breast Cancer Fact Sheet No. 27 

      Napieralski, Julie A.; Devine, Carol (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1999-05)
      Early studies suggested that high dietary fat intake was associated with a higher incidence of breast cancer. Other studies have failed to show a clear relationship between fat intake and breast cancer risk. These conflicting ...
    • Physical Activity and Breast Cancer Risk Fact Sheet No. 19 

      Napieralski, Julie A.; Devine, Carol (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 2008-03)
      A panel of expert scientists assembled by the World Cancer Research Fund and the American Institute for Cancer Research (WCRF/AICR) reviewed existing studies on the association of physical activity and breast cancer risk, ...