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Support Breast Cancer PREVENTION this Month with Research!

Monday, October 2nd, 2023

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month – Bring awareness to breast cancer PREVENTION all month long by participating in and sharing the research!

Key Points

  • Vitamin D plays an important role in breast cancer prevention; an estimated 75% of breast cancer could be due to vitamin D deficiency, and therefore easily prevented with vitamin D alone. Several studies, including those published using GrassrootsHealth cohort data, have demonstrated this relationship between vitamin D status and the risk of breast cancer.
  • Research also demonstrates that it is not too late to affect outcomes with vitamin D, even after a breast cancer diagnosis… in fact, vitamin D level among breast cancer patients accounted for 97% of the variance of the relationship between vitamin D level and breast cancer fatality (meaning it made almost all the difference)!
  • Other nutrients are also important for reducing risk of breast cancer and improving outcomes among women who get breast cancer, including omega-3s, magnesium, and selenium

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