A 38-year-old member asked:
If you get on birth control pills before you have a child, does that raise your chance of getting breast cancer?
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A 34-year-old member asked:
How do birth control pills affect your risk of breast cancer?
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 21 years experience
Depends: You are thought to have a slight increased risk if you use the pill for over 10 years, although, some studies show that people who use birth control pills and develop breast cancer have a less aggressive form.
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Last updated Nov 2, 2015
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