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Tuesday, December 14, 2010
New Research Links Obesity to HR+, but not HR-
Obesity is linked to worse survival rates for hormone-positive, but not for hormone-negative breast cancers, according to research presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. Preliminary results of three studies were presented. One study showed no relationship between obesity and survival rates. MedPage Today covered the story.