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Researchers have found no evidence of a protective association between soy food and endometrial cancer risk.
Research on a soy-based treatment for colorectal cancer, a promising agent in ovarian cancer, and a new drug target for advanced prostate cancer was presented at the American Association for Cancer Research 2013 Annual Meeting.
With the risks associated with hormone replacement therapy (HRT), many women have turned to natural menopause solutions. But these also can bring risks.
Chemicals in the environment that mimic estrogen can strongly influence the development of humans and other animals.
A paper published today in Biology of Reproduction's Papers-in-Press describes the effects of brief prenatal exposure to plant estrogens on the mouse oviduct, modeling the effects of soy-based baby formula on human infants.
In the most comprehensive study to date to examine the effects of soy on menopause, researchers have found that two daily servings of soy can reduce the frequency and severity of hot flashes by up to 26 percent, compared to a placebo.