New method offers 80 percent accuracy, researchers say
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Confusing guidelines, insurance gaps may discourage people from getting recommended testing
Study found higher rates of precancerous lesions in people with Lynch syndrome
Experts say while it can help in advanced disease, that doesn't mean it works at all stages
In small study, Italian researchers detected who had the disease with 75 percent accuracy
Early finding suggests it might become a routine screen in the future
Other dietary factors also seemed to increase risk of cancer return
Certain types leave survivors with worse mental and physical well-being, study finds
Study finds taking it appears to slow tumor growth in patients with a particular genetic mutation
Doctors must improve their message, researchers say
Large, 20-year study found upper colon cancer cases decreased as Medicare coverage expanded
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