Experimental vaccine and cancer drug each slow disease progression, researchers find
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Idea is to identify women who do and don't need further treatment
Women without estrogen-dependent disease benefited most in study
Suppressing the ovaries and adding an anti-estrogen drug reduced recurrence in premenopausal women
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
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