Items Tagged ‘oral contraceptives’

September 3rd, 2015

Ovarian Cancer survival Influenced by History of Oral Contraceptive Use

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A history of oral contraceptive use and having at least one child increased longevity by nearly three years in patients diagnosed with ovarian cancer, according to a Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) study recently published online ahead of print in the International Journal of Gynecological Cancer. “Ovarian cancer is the fifth leading cause of death […]

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