Home > Diet and nutrition > News 04 August 2010 Mediterranean diet tied to lower breast cancer risk Women who follow a traditional Mediterranean diet may have a lower risk of developing breast cancer after menopause than women with different eating habits, a new study suggests. 0 Vit & Min doses per day » Count calories in food » Is my vegetarian diet balanced? » Ask The Dietitians » 10 foods to boost your immune system Your quick guide to Banting Women who follow a traditional Mediterranean diet may have a lower risk of developing breast cancer after menopause than women with different eating habits, a new study suggests. The study NEXT ON HEALTH24X OPINION | Mayday, Mayday! Your body needs your help! 2020-10-13 07:00 More: Diet and nutritionNews advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news News Mesoglow facial: your bespoke anti-ageing facial Mental health Some friends make you feel more supported than others, and researchers think they know why Medical Covid-19 vaccine hesitancy: Beliefs about origins of virus play a big role Medical Lockdown: Scientists looked at personality traits to understand why some defy the rules News SPONSORED: Dr Sindi van Zyl to answer burning women’s health questions as our guest expert 26 to 30 October 2020 Medical Swine coronavirus could jump to people, researchers warn Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.