Study found that widows and their friends/family often bonded via the monthly checks
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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
Experts say findings make sense, but note they are preliminary
Adding Ibrance to standard hormone therapy kept disease from progressing for nine months
Study suggests that taking more tissue the first time might reduce need for subsequent procedures
Throat, lung cancers were leading cause of deaths, study finds
Over roughly six years, no difference seen in survival
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