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Despite limited evidence on the association of vitamin D with outcomes in breast cancer survivors, some clinicians advise breast cancer patients to use vitamin D supplements. More evidence is needed to inform these recommendations. In the Health, Eating, Activity, and Lifestyle study, we examined associations of post-treatment serum concentrations of(More)
BACKGROUND Serum C-reactive protein (CRP) is a marker of acute inflammatory response and has been associated with health outcomes in some studies. Inflammation and immune response may have potential prognostic implications for breast cancer survivors. METHODS The Women's Healthy Eating and Living Study includes 2,919 early-stage breast cancer survivors(More)
Bone mineral density (BMD) and lean mass (LM) may both decrease in breast cancer survivors, thereby increasing risk of falls and fractures. Research is needed to determine whether lean mass (LM) and fat mass (FM) independently relate to BMD in this patient group. The Health, Eating, Activity, and Lifestyle Study participants included 599 women, ages 29–87(More)
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