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Default breastfeed decrease cancer risk

How breastfeeding cause decrease risk of cancer???
Any mechanism?
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Well lets say endometrial cancer is the one we are talking about prolactin stimulation by breastfeeding has a negative feedback loop on GnRH decreasing FSH and LH if we dont have these hormones then there would lead to a decrease in estrogen. Hence decreasing the risk of endometrial and estrogen linked cancers. Hope this is right if not please anyone feel free to correct and what not or add
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