But there was slightly higher risk of complications with double mastectomy, researchers added
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Study suggests pathway from oral bacteria to colon cells
Many growths are slow to progress and nonlethal, only leading to unnecessary treatment, panel says
Large European study looked at people with close relatives who'd been affected
Findings could influence screening guidelines, researchers say
Patients may be wise to cut down on these foods, experts say
Tumors with a key mutation seemed unaffected by daily use of the drug, study found
Early trial supports accuracy of the screening, which could be a boon in preventing the disease
Used to examine patients' gastrointestinal tracts, dirty devices might pose infection risk
Reducing radiation dosage would also help, study found
Enjoy outdoor cooking while keeping cancer risk to a minimum, expert urges
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