Published in Nursing Home and Elder Business Week, May 20th, 2007
Study 1: Data detailed in "Reproductive factors and family history of breast cancer in relation to plasma prolactin levels in premenopausal and postmenopausal women" have been presented. According to a study from the United States, "Many reproductive factors are associated with breast cancer risk, potentially through a hormonal pathway. The peptide hormone prolactin is essential in mammary development and lactation and may be a link between risk factors and breast cancer."
"While higher prolactin levels are associated with increased breast cancer risk, few determinants...
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