But whether that's good or bad isn't yet clear
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Even 'sham' acupuncture beat one frequently used medication
Researchers estimated that only 3 percent of women with DCIS will die from it within 20 years of diagnosis
Findings suggest heavy women might need more focused screening
Limit alcohol consumption, especially if you've ever smoked, experts say
Women who don't have BRCA mutations could have other high-risk genes that affect treatment choices
Treatment offers fewer side effects and better quality of life, researchers say
Access to care, not insurance, is a key issue, researcher says
Study found benefit from drugs known as aromatase inhibitors and bisphosphonates
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
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