Birth control pills linked to decrease in colon cancer risk

02/21/2008 | Reuters

A study of more than 90,000 women found those who had used birth control pills had a 17% lower risk of developing colon cancer in the next 16 years. However, researchers caution that there is no "dose-response" correlation and that it is too soon to conclude that birth control pills offer cancer protection.

View Full Article in:

Reuters

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Chief Financial Officer
B. E. Smith
Miramar, FL
Claims Director
PacificSource
Springfield, OR
Consultant
Attest Health Care Advisors
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Biotechnology/Pharmaceutical Patent Attorney
Coats and Bennett PLLC
Cary, NC
Sr. Regulatory Specialist, Biotech Center of Expertise
BASF, The Chemical Co.
San Diego, CA