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Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)

Hormone replacement therapy causes cancer

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Women who take hormone replacement therapy have a higher risk of developing breast cancer.

What science tells us

There are various types of hormone replacement therapy (HRT), including estrogen only, estrogen + progestin (combined), […]


Obesity causes cancer

What you may have heard

Obesity has been linked to various types of cancers.

What science tells us

Obesity or high body mass index (BMI) is a condition in which a person has an unhealthy amount and/or distribution of body fat. To measure […]

Low physical activity

Low levels of physical activity increase cancer risk

What you may have heard

Low physical activity increases risk of developing cancer.

What science tells us

Epidemiological Evidence

There is strong evidence that higher levels of physical activity are linked to lower risk of several types of cancer. Much […]

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