Though guidelines suggest screening starts at 50, researcher says it's premature to change them
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Analyzing results over time can detect harmful changes, study suggests
Researchers suggest provision allowing young adults to stay on parents' insurance linked to more screening
Preventing the disease is key, researchers say, since tumors often spotted too late for a cure
Women who've had their tubes tied also seemed to be protected
But outside expert questions whether counseling may be more important after test comes back positive
Price of genetic tests would have to drop 90 percent to be cost-effective, researcher says
Researchers want to investigate possible molecular differences in tumors from women of different races
Women who don't have BRCA mutations could have other high-risk genes that affect treatment choices
Protective effect seems to linger for decades after contraceptive is discontinued, researchers found
Immunization protects against sexually transmitted disease, certain cancers, health experts say
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