Impact of diet on breast cancer risk

  title={Impact of diet on breast cancer risk},
  author={Marie Lof and E. Weiderpass},
  journal={Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology},
  • Marie Lof, E. Weiderpass
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Purpose of review Breast cancer is the most common female cancer in Western Europe and North America, and becoming an increasing problem in developing countries such as India and China. We review recent studies (published 1 January 2007–31 August 2008) on the impact of diet on breast cancer risk. Recent findings Recent studies have focused on the controversial association for dietary fat and breast cancer as well as the role of newer aspects such as glycemic index, dietary patterns and diet… CONTINUE READING
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