Tag: National Cancer Institute

Correcting the bs on the abortion-breast cancer link

This is a response to Dienne whose terribly misinformed post on abortion appeared on Eric Zorn’s blog. The posting thread was whether the lieutenant governor position should be retained; Eric was shocked to agree with me that it should be. But commentator Dienne wanted to change the subject to abortion. What irked Dienne was that... Read more »

Breast cancer, oral contraceptives, abortion and lies (?)

For years, the National Cancer Institute has been telling Americans that having an abortion and using oral contraceptives had nothing to do with an increased risk of breast cancer.  But now, recognized experts in cancer have published a study in a reputable, peer-reviewed publication that finds that the contraceptives and abortions significantly increase the risk... Read more »