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Linking Breast Cancer and Diet

Posted by Jessica Meyers Altman on

 It's Breast Cancer Awareness month. While so much attention goes to raising money for breast cancer research, too little effort goes into educating people on what they can do to prevent breast cancer (and many other forms cancer too!). Breast cancer is largely linked to diet, MUCH more so than genetic causes, which gets so much attention. The BRACA gene that many link to breast cancer cases, accounts for only 5-10% of diagnosed cases of breast cancer, however expression of this gene is not guaranteed if lifestyle changes occur. By consuming a nutritious diet you drastically reduce your risk of developing many forms...

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