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Childbirth protects against endometrial cancer

Deepa Koli   |   24 November 2022

An epidemiological analysis using genetic data shows that having babies protects women from endometrial cancer.

Compared with having no children, the risk reduction for endometrial cancer was 21% with having 1 child, 38% with having 2, and 51% with having 3, Gunn-Helen Moen, MSc, PhD, a research fellow at the...


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