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Actress has already had double mastectomy due to gene linked to high risk for breast, ovarian cancer
Finding might reassure women considering the procedure, researcher says
Women with adequate levels of the nutrient less likely to get the noncancerous growths, study shows
Decision could have wide-ranging implications for biotech industry, medical research, experts say
American Cancer Society looked at smoking, obesity, disease screening, tanning and more
Researchers say one patient in long-term remission after novel treatment
DNA 'typos' point to increased risk in breast, prostate and ovarian disease, large international study found
Doctors puzzled by the growing safety concerns, because shot guards against virus that can cause cervical cancer
But study didn't prove cause-and-effect relationship
Result: They're 30 percent more likely to die over five-year span, researchers find
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