Women who don't have BRCA mutations could have other high-risk genes that affect treatment choices
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Variations in tissue type throughout the breast account for difference, study says
And that could increase risk of cancer recurrence, as well as heart disease and diabetes, researchers say
Effect was not seen in men, and held even after researchers factored out a lack of exercise
Study found getting what amounted to lower doses per pound of body weight meant poorer outcomes
Study found counties with higher screening, detection rates had no significant difference in deaths
But, due to aging population, actual number of cancer deaths is rising
Higher exposure to DDT in the womb linked to four times the risk of disease
But whether lack of sleep -- or the causes of sleeplessness -- to blame is unclear, experts say
Researchers report the increased risk was as high as 58 percent
Many cancer patients mistakenly believe removing both breasts will extend survival, researchers say
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