by Dr. Sharima Rasanayagam, PhD, Director of Science, Breast Cancer Prevention Partners
1 in 8 American women will be diagnosed with breast cancer during her lifetime (and 1 in about 800 men). At Breast Cancer Prevention Partners (BCPP) we closely examined the strength of the evidence around less-publicized environmental factors that have been linked to breast cancer. Which of these exposures might someone typically encounter during the course of her day? Let’s take a look.