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Helping women to good health: breast cancer, omega-3/omega-6 lipids, and related lifestyle factors

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Breast cancer (BC) remains one of the commonest cancers – one in eight women will be diagnosed with BC in her lifetime [1] – and a leading cause of death from cancer. However, it remains a significant scientific and medical challenge. One of the crucial gaps identified is how to implement a sustainable preventive lifestyle strategy [2]. Both risk factors and protective factors must be considered. Some risk factors, such as genetic predisposition, cannot be modified, whereas others (unhealthy diet, sedentary lifestyle) can be avoided. Increasing

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