February 2, 2023

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The cancer mortality rate in the US has fallen by 30% since 1991

Breast cancer rates have actually increased 0.5% per year since the mid-2000s, which the American Cancer Society report attributes to “more women being obese, fewer having children or having their first child after age 30.” Increased presence of adipose tissue can increase levels of the hormone estrogen, which has been linked to cancer.