Small trial suggests the scans might help, but experts aren't so sure
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Four-fifths of advanced cases are HER2-negative tumors, doctors' group says
But many more women in U.S. are choosing the radical procedure
Screening shouldn't be done when patients have less than a 10-year life expectancy, researchers say
Research confirms findings previously noted for whites
Experts think anti-inflammatory drugs like aspirin might help cancer treatments work better
Instead, low estrogen might be the beneficial factor, researcher suggests
But the effect quickly fades once workouts stop, researchers noted
Report details success of CDC program for women with limited health care access
Categorizing tumors by cell type and not the organ they grow in may alter treatment, experts say
Study says early-stage cancer detection is key, but another expert says it may lead to 'overtreatment'
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