Long-Term Estrogen Therapy Does Up Breast Cancer Risk: Study
SUNDAY, April 1 (HealthDay News) -- Several weeks after a study
suggested that women who take estrogen-only hormone replacement to
treat menopause symptoms may be at lower risk for developing breast
cancer, another, much-larger study finds that when used for longer
than 10 years, estrogen-only regimens actually raise a woman's
long-term risk for breast cancer.
HPV Infection Lasts Longer in Young Black Women: Study
SUNDAY, April 1 (HealthDay News) -- Human papillomavirus
infection tends to lasts longer in college-aged black women than
whites, possibly setting them up for a higher risk of cervical
cancer, according to a new study.