Overall increase is small, though, adding 1 cancer per 1,000 women treated
Get the latest cancer news and research. Sort by cancer type or read the current headlines to learn what’s happening in the science of cancer detection and treatment, as well as healthy living tips for dealing with cancer.
Study shows biggest improvements in people diagnosed between ages 50 and 64
Researchers call the findings 'reassuring,' but FDA warnings remain for older women
Researchers note that CDC recommends vaccination at age 11 or 12
Excess weight likely a big factor, but other conditions also appear to matter
Two groups call it an effective alternative to the Pap test, but another group disagrees
Researchers say findings provide more evidence supporting safety of the cervical cancer inoculation
Agency also gives OK to genetic test used to identify eligible patients
Risk of spreading unsuspected cancers prompted new warnings, agency says
Telephone could be a lifeline for these patients, researchers say
We care about your feedback. Let us know how we can improve your CancerCompass experience.