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Estrogen blocker cuts breast cancer risk 65%: study

CHICAGO (AFP) – An anti-estrogen drug has shown a “promising” 65-percent reduction of breast cancer risk among post-menopausal women, according to the findings of a study released Saturday. The research could lead to a breakthrough for women who are at increased risk of developing breast cancer, which strikes some 1.3…

Stunting tall girls’ growth may impact fertility

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Years ago, tall girls often received hormones to stunt their growth — and now as adults they seem to have more difficulty becoming pregnant than women who weren’t treated, a new Dutch study reveals. The study is the second to show that stunting girls’ growth,…