Number of cases where tumors have spread beyond origins declined, but experts say more can be done
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People over 80, especially, had greater need for post-op emergency care, researchers say
Patients' risk of death rises with every 5-point increase in BMI, study suggests
Experts divided over whether drug should be added to treatment
DNA analysis of stool boosts accuracy rate of Cologuard to more than 90 percent, researchers say
Experts advise regular screenings, high-fiber foods and exercise
DNA analysis boosts accuracy rate to more than 90 percent, researchers say
American Cancer Society report finds 30 percent drop between 2000-2010, tied to better screening
More precancerous polyps seen in small study as body fat increased
Blacks, Hispanics and elderly have benefitted less from treatment advances
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