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Elevated Insulin Linked To Increased Breast Cancer Risk

(Science Daily) Elevated insulin levels in the blood appear to raise the risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women, according to researchers…

While these results require confirmation from other studies, [Geoffrey Kabat, Ph.D.] notes that the current recommendations for reducing breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women — including maintaining a healthy weight and engaging in regular physical exercise — can help to reduce insulin levels.

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