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Truth is in favor of you and me; for the truth of our enemies whom we have been serving here in the U.S.A. for over 400 years (whom we did not know to be our enemies by nature) is the truth that the Black Man must have knowledge of to be able to keep from falling into the deceiving traps that are being laid by our enemies to catch us in their way which is opposed to the way of righteous of whom we are members. ~ The Honorable Elijah Muhammad

Monday, November 3, 2014

Study Confirms Obesity-Breast Cancer Link for Blacks, Hispanics

Obesity increases the risk of certain types of breast cancer in postmenopausal black and Hispanic women, two new U.S. studies show.

One study of more than 3,200 Hispanic women found being overweight or obese increased the risk for estrogen receptor-negative and progesterone receptor-positive breast tumors among postmenopausal women.

"We've known this for a long time for white women, but now we are seeing this also in Hispanic women," study author Esther John, a senior research scientist at the Cancer Prevention Institute of California, said in an American Institute for Cancer Research news release.  HON - News

 

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