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New study finds possible link between high cholesterol and risk of breast cancer

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A new study suggests a link between high cholesterol intake and an increased risk of breast cancer.

Researchers reported the findings after reviewing medical records for more than 600,000 female patients.

Investigators determined high cholesterol can increase a woman's risk of developing breast cancer by 64%.

Researchers note the findings are preliminary and more studies are needed before any plan of action can be determined for patients.

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