Alcohol may boost risk of hormone receptor-positive breast cancer

08/23/2010 | HealthDay News

A U.S. study showed that the risk of hormone receptor-positive breast cancer increased in postmenopausal women who consumed at least one alcoholic drink per day compared with women who hardly drink. Alcohol consumption was associated with lobular cancer, as opposed to the more common ductal carcinoma of the breast, researchers reported.

View Full Article in:

HealthDay News

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director of Actuarial Services, Government Programs
PacificSource
Springfield, OR
Director, Health Plan Claims Operations
Group Health Cooperative
Seattle, WA
Senior Director, Research
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Stop Loss Sales Executive
Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA
Boston, MA
Regional Director, Southeastern Region - State Affairs
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC