Categorizing tumors by cell type and not the organ they grow in may alter treatment, experts say
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Higher blood concentrations of testosterone, estrogens seem tied to higher odds for the disease
These women also more likely to undergo a mastectomy, researchers say
But experts say risk of cancer recurrence outweighs small chance of heart disease years later
'Markers' in blood, tissue might help determine best treatment for each patient, studies suggest
Study found women who turned to these programs were more likely to receive other needed treatments
Nonusers were less likely to exercise, eat a healthy diet or get colon cancer screening
Nature has a way of keeping time within the human anatomy, study suggests
Get your doctor's OK, and don't overdo it
Small study suggests treatment may offer non-hormonal relief after menopause
Sentinel node surgery leaves women with few side effects, but its accuracy may be lacking, experts say
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