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Marin County’s Breast Cancer Rate Has Plummeted. Why?
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The breast cancer rate in Marin County — once called the highest in the world — is now at the lowest level since tracking started in 1988 and matches the statewide average, according to a new analysis.

The question, of course, is why. “A whole lot of people are scratching their heads over this one,” said Tina Clarke, an epidemiologist with the Cancer Prevention Institute of California and the study’s lead author.