VA study found 20 percent boost in uptake if patients thought they might also win $50
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Mastectomy patients benefit from lidocaine, study says
Study finds notable rise in number of women once considered at high risk for the procedure
Tumors in rodents exposed to dim light seemed to develop resistance to a common cancer drug
Drug should remain standard of care for HER2-positive tumors, doctors say
British researchers suggest that going up a size every 10 years raised chances of disease by 33 percent
Study found link to breast, colon, liver and other tumors
Contrary to media reports, researchers found no evidence wearing them boosted chances of disease
Study raises questions about the effect of its estrogen-like properties
But there was slightly higher risk of complications with double mastectomy, researchers added
Four-fifths of advanced cases are HER2-negative tumors, doctors' group says
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