But whether that's good or bad isn't yet clear
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Prior research suggesting that excess weight may offer protection called flawed
Study found high-risk patients who took nicotinamide daily developed fewer non-melanoma lesions
Doctors at several leading U.S. cancer hospitals say most women should get exams starting at 40, not 45
Long-term exposure to low-level radiation is likely cause, researchers say
High-dose therapy showed same survival rates as longer course of standard radiation
Previous recommendation was 40; new guidelines place greater emphasis on approach of menopause
Researchers recommend primary care doctors look for 11 or more
Research suggests these products won't cut risk of disease spread or death
Doctors shouldn't automatically rule out less invasive surgery plus radiation
Doctor recommends honest discussions to alleviate distress
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