Exercise may lower a woman’s risk of breast cancer by affecting the way her body breaks down estrogen, according to a new study which included 391 healthy premenopausal women who led sedentary lifestyles.
Find out more:
- Exercise Is Protective Against Breast Cancer By Affecting Estrogen Metabolism: Study, HuffPost Healthy Living, May 2013
- The Effects of Aerobic Exercise on Estrogen Metabolism in Healthy Premenopausal Women
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, May 2013
- Moderate Weight Loss Can Decrease Breast Cancer Risk
ABC News, May 21, 2012