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New research confirms previous findings about cancer and pregnancy

New research supports previous findings. Very premature deliveries results in a doubled risk of breast cancer and twins or triplets delivered during the first pregnancy also increased risk of breast cancer. Preeclampsia reduced the risk of breast cancer in women who had their first pregnancy in their 30’s.

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About: New research confirms previous findings about cancer and pregnancy

Date: 20 October 2004

Source: Reuters Health

URL: http://www.reuters.co.uk/newsArticle.jhtml?type=healthNews&storyID=6559006§ion=news

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