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Marin breast cancer linked to vitamin D?
San Francisco Chronicle

New research may start to shed light on why Marin County has one of the highest rates of breast cancer in the world, and the answer may be related to vitamin D. A small pilot study of Marin County women determined through testing to be at high risk for breast cancer found them to be almost twice as likely to have a variant of a vitamin D receptor as the overall population of 338 in the study.