Breast Cancer Risk For Post Menopausal Women — Taking Hormones Can Increase Your Risk

Published Dec 16, 2019

Breast Cancer Risk For Post Menopausal Women — Taking Hormones Can Increase Your Risk

While estrogen alone for menopausal hormone therapy actually decreased breast cancer risk, estrogen combined with progestin increases risk, and the effects of both hormones last for a long time.

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