But there was slightly higher risk of complications with double mastectomy, researchers added
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Study found link to breast, colon, liver and other tumors
Findings suggest doctors may repeat colonoscopies unnecessarily
Screening shouldn't be done when patients have less than a 10-year life expectancy, researchers say
Disease is the second-leading cause of cancer death in United States
DNA analysis of stool boosts accuracy rate of Cologuard to more than 90 percent, researchers say
Research in Southern California VA system points to lack of primary care doctor as one factor
Categorizing tumors by cell type and not the organ they grow in may alter treatment, experts say
Test could be used in addition to current methods to better improve detection
Taking low-dose pill each day fights numerous malignancies, and benefits outweigh any risk
Challenges in managing side effects may prompt some doctors to treat tumors less aggressively, researchers suggest
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