Scientists suspect low-dose effects have led to global epidemic
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Study finds men with low-risk disease often getting monitoring over surgery, radiation, hormone therapy
Study found counties with higher screening, detection rates had no significant difference in deaths
But, due to aging population, actual number of cancer deaths is rising
Study finds Americans are staying away from unhealthy practice in growing numbers
Study finds 12 percent or fewer getting active surveillance
But screening rules for women changed recently, so impact of the shots remains unclear, researchers say
Those with higher polyp detection rates prevent more cancers, save more lives, study says
Higher exposure to DDT in the womb linked to four times the risk of disease
But whether lack of sleep -- or the causes of sleeplessness -- to blame is unclear, experts say
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