Should my sister use Alora patches if our aunt had breast cancer?

Long-term use of Alora patches may increase your sister’s risk of getting breast cancer. She should talk with her doctor about her family history of breast cancer. Also, she should examine her own breasts at home and have regular physical exams (every three to six months) by her doctor while using the Alora patches.

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