EDCs – Cancer in Women – Breast Cancer

This post is part of our new “EDCs HEAL serie“

Breast cancer

Health and Environment logo
There is a dramatic rise in incidence of breast cancer ithroughout Europe.

Over the past 30 years, breast cancer has increased dramatically throughout Europe ; 1 in 8 women in Europe will develop this condition during her lifetime.

Similarly, endometrial cancer incidence rates have risen over the last 30 years, speci!cally for the estrogen-dependent type.

Sources – @HealthandEnv HEAL News

  • Diseases and conditions, Breast cancer, 18 June 2014.
  • Health costs in the EU, how much is related to EDCsFull Report.

Have your say ! Share your views