Hormonal contraceptives

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  • Using hormonal contraceptives may up breast cancer risk

    Using hormonal contraceptives may up breast cancer risk

    Although age has been an important risk factor of breast cancer, a study said post-menopausal women who used a hormonal intrauterine device were at 52 per cent increased risk of the disease, when compared to those who used copper a......

    March 11, 2017
  • 'Hormonal contraceptives, hair dyes may up breast cancer risk'

    'Hormonal contraceptives, hair dyes may up breast cancer risk'

    Women who dye their hair or use hormonal contraceptives may be at an increased risk of breast cancer, a new study has warned. Researcher Sanna Heikkinen from the University of Helsinki and Finnish Cancer Registry evaluated the contribution of the......

    March 10, 2017