Childhood Life Events and the Risk of Breast Cancer Fact Sheet No. 8
Napieralski, Julie A.; Devine, Carol
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 exercise. Also, minimizing young girls' exposure to cancer-causing agents may be important in reducing their risk of breast cancer.
Fact sheet on the breast cancer risk of childhood life events
Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors
breast cancer; healthy diet