Medical News Summary: Fruit and vegetables reduce risk of breast cancer in post-menopausal women


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About: Fruit and vegetables reduce risk of breast cancer in post-menopausal women
Date: 3 November 2004
Source: South Bend Tribune
Medical News Summary (summary of medical news story as reported by South Bend Tribune): Epidemiologists from the University of North Carolina have conducted a study that supports the view that eating at least 5 serves of fruit and vegetables daily does decrease the risk of breast cancer in post-menopausal women. Researchers say the risk is reduced by up to 36%.
URL: http://www.southbendtribune.com/stories/2004/11/03/living.20041103-sbt-MICH-D1-Veggie_power__Diet_c.sto
Related Disease Topics: Breast cancer, Menopause

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