Bone Drugs May Protect Against Endometrial Cancer (U.S. News & World Report)

December 22, 2014

Bisphosphonates, which are drugs that treat bone loss, may lower the risk of endometrial cancer, new research suggests. The study found that women taking the drugs had about half the risk of endometrial cancer compared to women who don't take the drugs. Endometrial cancer -- one of the most common types of cancer in women -- affects the lining of the uterus. Full Story.