Obesity may affect breast cancer treatment

AUCKLAND – A common breast cancer treatment for post-menopausal women may be less effective if the patient is obese, a new study has found. Post-menopausal breast cancer sufferers are encouraged to take inhibiters which reduce the production of oestrogen, meaning there’s less of the hormone to stimulate the growth of breast cancer cells. But Auckland […]

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