It was more than 80 percent correct in spotting cancerous nodules, but accuracy still needs improving
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Studies show that a shorter course of treatment yields similar benefits, but it remains underused, experts say
Combination treatment for estrogen-receptor-positive tumors shows promise, researchers say
Men's tumor types differ; survival is increasing but not as much as for women, study finds
Conditions such as depression or schizophrenia linked to lower mammogram rates
Injection boosted immune response, seemed to slow spread in those with advanced disease
Largest number of obesity-related cancers diagnosed in North America and Europe, researchers report
Less pain was reported in study, while image quality was still preserved, researcher says
Treatment-related discomfort, swelling helped by the approaches, studies find
Telephone could be a lifeline for these patients, researchers say
Dark ink used to mark treatment area is a permanent reminder of the disease, researchers say
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