Corpus ID: 20789410

Xenoestrogens and Breast Cancer : Nowhere to Run

  title={Xenoestrogens and Breast Cancer : Nowhere to Run},
  author={L. D. Spangler},
Thanks to the efforts of persistent, outraged and energetic women's health advocates, many people are now aware of the fact that the incidence of breast cancer has reached epidemic proportions in the U.S. and is rising steadily throughout the globe. The possibility that a woman in North America will contract the disease has risen from one chance in twenty in 1950 to the current rate of one in eight. In the U.S., the rate of breast cancer among white women from 1950 to 1989 increased by 53% or… Expand