Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, July 18th, 2005
They had the women complete "a questionnaire that included a set of eight silhouettes corresponding to body shape at different ages."
"During the follow-up (mean=11.4 years), 3,491 breast cancer cases were identified," reported B. Tehard and colleagues, Institute Gustave Roussy, Villejuif.
"Negative trends in risk of breast cancer with increasing body silhouettes at age 8 and at menarche were...
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