No association found between wearing bra, breast cancer

5 septiembre 2014

A population-based case-control study found no association between bra wearing and increased breast cancer risk among postmenopausal women. «There have been some concerns that one of the reasons why breast cancer may be more common in developed countries compared with developing countries is differences in bra-wearing patterns,» said one investigator. «Given how common bra wearing is, we thought this was an important question to address.»