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Study: Independent Group Calls for Targeted Research on Breast Cancer Prevention, Environmental Risk

As the number of women and men diagnosed with breast cancer continues to rise, an independent committee of medical researchers, community stakeholders and advocates are urging for more research that zeroes-in on preventive and environmental causes of the disease. The Interagency Breast Cancer and Environment Research Coordinating Committee, which authored the 270-page report “Breast Cancer and the Environment: