Annual mammography screenings help uncover cases of breast cancer, but they do not reduce the number of cancer deaths, according to a study of nearly 90,000 Canadian women.
When it comes to using mammograms as a tool to screen women for breast cancer, how do you define success? At a minimum, you?d want to know that women who get mammograms are less likely to die of breast cancer than women who didn?t get the tests.
The idea that American women would benefit by having fewer mammograms ? and having them less frequently ? remains controversial. A new study tries to help women and their doctors understand why less can be more when it comes to breast cancer screening.
Patients with metastatic breast cancer who respond to chemotherapy are unlikely to see any additional benefits from surgery or radiation therapy, according to leaders of a new clinical trial.
Practicing yoga for at least three hours a week for three months reduced the fatigue and inflammation in breast cancer survivors, compared with survivors who did no yoga, researchers reported.
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You may think you?re better at reading than you are at math (or vice versa), but new research suggests you?re probably equally good (or bad) at both. The reason: The genes that determine a person?s ability to tackle one subject influence their aptitude at the other, accounting for about half...
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