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Breast-cancer drug taken by thousands of women more than doubles the risk of womb cancer, finds study

A breast-cancer drug taken by thousands of women more than doubles the risk of womb cancer, new research suggests.  Taking the medication tamoxifen for 10 years rather than the standard five raises women's risk of endometrial cancer from 1.5 per cent to 3.5 per cent, an Irish study found.  Read more...

 

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