Exercise May Protect Against Breast Cancer

May 14, 2008 at 9:14 am Leave a comment

In a study that provides perhaps more evidence of the benefits of adolescent exercise, researchers found that women who were active in their teens were 23 percent less likely to develop premenopausal breast cancer than their sedentary peers.

You can read an Associated Press story on the study, which appeared in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, here.

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Entry filed under: Adolescents, Physical Activity.

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