Laura D. Kubzansky
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Laura D. Kubzansky

Lee Kum Kee Professor of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Social and Behavioral Sciences


Prolactin and Risk of Epithelial Ovarian Cancer.

Hathaway CA, Rice MS, Townsend MK, Hankinson SE, Arslan AA, Buring JE, Hallmans G, Idahl A, Kubzansky LD, Lee IM, Lundin EA, Sluss PM, Zeleniuch-Jacquotte A, Tworoger SS.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2021 Sep. 30(9):1652-1659. PMID: 34244157


Optimism linked with lower risk of high blood pressure

People who had the highest levels of optimism—the tendency to believe good events are likely and bad events are unlikely—had a 22% lower risk of developing hypertension than those with the lowest levels of optimism, according to a…