Fiber-based formulations appear to lower the odds for the disease, non-fiber products seem to raise them
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Study of breast cancer patients found fewer complications with nonsurgical treatment
Less invasive procedure destroyed all cancer cells when tumor was 1 centimeter or less
Survey found over one-third who had the drug therapy were unemployed four years later
Overweight, not waist size, was tied to higher odds of developing disease in older women
Study found DNA-based screen was more than 90 percent accurate in predicting recurrence
Girls who ate carotenoid-rich foods less likely to have breast conditions, study finds
Early study tied younger dads to higher odds of breast, ovarian tumors, and older dads to increased risk of uterine disease
Preliminary results look promising, experts say
But subset of women who took Clomid for more than 12 cycles appeared more likely to get invasive breast cancer
Number of cases where tumors have spread beyond origins declined, but experts say more can be done
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