These include tests for colon, breast and cervical malignancies
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Shrinking the tumor beforehand seems to raise quality of life without shortening survival, study finds
But, while they remain at risk of infection, immunizing boys may not be cost-effective, study says
The sooner, the better, researchers found
Protection may go beyond cervical infection
Experimental vaccine and cancer drug each slow disease progression, researchers find
Study shows biggest improvements in people diagnosed between ages 50 and 64
Researchers call the findings 'reassuring,' but FDA warnings remain for older women
Overall increase is small, though, adding 1 cancer per 1,000 women treated
Researchers note that CDC recommends vaccination at age 11 or 12
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