Study ties obesity to lower endometriosis risk

05/19/2013 | Reuters

Morbidly obese women had a 39% lower risk of being diagnosed with endometriosis compared with their normal-weight counterparts, according to a study that analyzed data on more than 116,000 nurses. The association was particularly strong among obese women with fertility problems. The study appeared online in the journal Human Reproduction.

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