Prolonged breast-feeding linked to lower odds of ovarian cancer

01/14/2013 | MedicalDaily.com

Breast-feeding for more than 31 months was associated with up to a 91% reduced risk of developing ovarian cancer compared with breast-feeding for less than 10 months, according to an Australian study in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. Delayed ovulation may explain the link between breast-feeding and lower ovarian cancer risk, researchers said.

View Full Article in:

MedicalDaily.com

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Senior Director, Research
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Stop Loss Sales Executive
Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA
Boston, MA
Regional Director, Southeastern Region - State Affairs
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Field Representative-Oklahoma and Kansas
National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA)
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Market Intelligence Manager
Olympus Corporation of the Americas
Southborough, MA