Women who don't have BRCA mutations could have other high-risk genes that affect treatment choices
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Researchers want to investigate possible molecular differences in tumors from women of different races
Protective effect seems to linger for decades after contraceptive is discontinued, researchers found
Immunization protects against sexually transmitted disease, certain cancers, health experts say
Effect was not seen in men, and held even after researchers factored out a lack of exercise
Study found getting what amounted to lower doses per pound of body weight meant poorer outcomes
But, due to aging population, actual number of cancer deaths is rising
But screening rules for women changed recently, so impact of the shots remains unclear, researchers say
Two large international trials suggest single immunization may be as good as two or three
Women who followed it most closely saw significant reduction in risk, study suggests
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