Breast cancer, obesity and hormonal imbalance: a worrisome trend.

@article{Nahleh2011BreastCO,
  title={Breast cancer, obesity and hormonal imbalance: a worrisome trend.},
  author={Z A Nahleh},
  journal={Expert review of anticancer therapy},
  year={2011},
  volume={11 6},
  pages={817-9}
}
During the past 20 years, there has been a dramatic increase in obesity in the USA [101]. It currently exceeds 30% in most age and sex groups [1]. This trend is worrisome, not only owing to the unequivocal association of obesity with diseases such as hypertension, diabetes and cerebrovascular accidents, but also due to its recently identified association… CONTINUE READING