The researchers concluded: "A higher intake of hydroxycinnamic acids, especially from chlorogenic acids -- present in coffee, fruits and vegetables- was associated with decreased post-menopausal
breast cancer risk."
Washington D.C [USA], June 5 ( ANI ): Regular physical activity may be more beneficial for men than post-menopausal
women, a study has suggested.
- Cambridge, Massachusetts-based cancer therapeutics developer Merrimack Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: MACK) has dosed the first patient in its SHERBOC study, a double-blind, placebo-controlled randomized Phase 2 clinical trial of MM-121 (seribantumab) in patients with heregulin-positive, hormone receptor-positive and HER2-negative post-menopausal
metastatic breast cancer, the company said.
Much of the focus of investigation to explain the increased risk of cardiovascular disease in post-menopausal
women has been on estrogen-induced effects producing a more beneficial lipid profile in the pre-menopausal women.
It found vigorous exercise could lower the risk of premenopausal cancer, while moderate exercise lowers the post-menopausal
But there was strong evidence that just a small amount of wine or beer a day (about 10g of alcohol) increased the risk of pre-menopausal breast cancer by 5% and pushed up the risk by 9% in the case of post-menopausal
The study also found overweight women at increased risk of post-menopausal
The test group and control group were further divided into premenopausal and post-menopausal
Biopharmaceutical company AMAG Pharmaceuticals Inc (NasdaqGS:AMAG) revealed on Tuesday that it has completed the acquisition of the US commercial rights to Intrarosa (prasterone) for treating post-menopausal
VVA women under a licensing agreement with Endoceutics Inc.
Effect of citalopram in combination with omega-3 on depression in post-menopausal
women: A triple blind randomized controlled trial.
The guidelines have been to employ aromatase inhibitors in post-menopausal
early-stage cancer that is hormone-sensitive.