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What is the link between menopause and breast cancer?

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Menopause itself does not raise your chances of getting cancer. But you’re more likely to get cancers, including breast cancer, as you get older. Also, some of the drugs you take to manage menopausal symptoms may raise or lower your odds for cancer.

From: Breast Cancer and Menopause WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on December 17, 2017
Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on December 17, 2017

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