Browsing Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors (1996-2008) by Subject "obesity"
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(Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 2008-01)Obesity is well established as a risk factor for postmenopausal breast cancer. Studies of body mass index (BMI) and breast cancer risk have found that postmenopausal women whose BMI falls in the obese category have about ...
(Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 2008-01)Obesity has been associated with increased risk of a number of types of cancer. The risk of cancers of the colon and rectum, breast, body of the uterus (endometrium), kidney and esophagus have all been associated with ...