Early-life factors and breast cancer risk in Hispanic women: the role of adolescent body size.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology, Volume 20, Issue 12, p.2572-82 (2011)

Keywords:

2011, Center-Authored Paper, Jan 12, January 2012, Public Health Sciences Division

Abstract:

Adult body size has long been known to influence breast cancer risk, and there is now increasing evidence that childhood and adolescent body size may also play a role.