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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
But, at least one expert strongly disagrees, and instead recommends that cancer patients avoid dairy
After nearly 4 years of follow-up, people taking the drugs were no more likely to develop cancer
Finding estimates success of colorectal exams over 30 years
Healthy habits important even when you're sick, researcher says
Healthy seniors might gain an extra month or more of life by getting checked, study suggests
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