Items Tagged ‘Lung Cancer’

January 27th, 2011

Tamoxifen May Lower Risk of Lung Cancer Death


The anti-estrogen breast cancer medication tamoxifen appears to reduce the risk of death from lung cancer.  These findings were published in the journal Cancer. Previous research has indicated that combined hormone replacement therapy (estrogen plus progestin), which some women take to treat symptoms of menopause, may increase the risk of dying from lung cancer. These […]

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