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An Integrative Approach to Fibroids, Endometriosis, and Breast Cancer Prevention

@inproceedings{Evans2008AnIA,
  title={An Integrative Approach to Fibroids, Endometriosis, and Breast Cancer Prevention},
  author={Joel M. Evans},
  year={2008}
}
W hat do fibroids, endometriosis, and breast cancer have in common? Estrogen. This hormone is a contributing factor in the growth of fibroid tumors, endometriosis lesions, and many breast carcinomas. In fact, estrogen-sensitive breast cancers are the most common type of breast cancer. Translated, this means that increases in estrogen production and decreases in estrogen elimination are potentially harmful for the body. Inflammation—a biologic process now implicated as fundamental in many… Expand
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