Bra Wearing Not Associated with Breast Cancer Risk: A Population-Based Case–Control Study

@article{Chen2014BraWN,
  title={Bra Wearing Not Associated with Breast Cancer Risk: A Population-Based Case–Control Study},
  author={L. Chen and K. Malone and C. Li},
  journal={Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention},
  year={2014},
  volume={23},
  pages={2181 - 2185}
}
  • L. Chen, K. Malone, C. Li
  • Published 2014
  • Medicine
  • Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention
  • Despite the widespread use of bras among U.S. women and concerns in the lay media that bra wearing may increase breast cancer risk, there is a scarcity of credible scientific studies addressing this issue. The goal of the study was to evaluate the relationship between various bra-wearing habits and breast cancer risk among postmenopausal women. We conducted a population-based case–control study of breast cancer in the Seattle–Puget Sound metropolitan area that compared 454 invasive ductal… CONTINUE READING
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