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New study shows high breast cancer rate in east Ventura County
Ventura County Star

Women in east Ventura County suffer from breast cancer at a rate higher than in almost all other parts of California, according to a report released Tuesday.

An area including Thousand Oaks, Simi Valley and western Los Angeles County is one of four California regions with an invasive breast cancer rate 10 to 20 percent higher than in the rest of California, according to the Public Health Institute’s California Breast Cancer Mapping Project.