Scientists suspect low-dose effects have led to global epidemic
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Certain treatments linked to later weight gain, study finds
These include tests for colon, breast and cervical malignancies
But more trials are needed to confirm benefits, experts say
Strongest factors included eating more fruits and veggies, maintaining normal weight before diagnosis
Telomere 'caps' shorten as people get older, but this process speeds up in
cancer-prone people, study suggests
Survey by dermatologists' group finds many people don't use sunscreen on this area, or check it for cancer
Shortage of vitamin D may be to blame
Strongest benefit seen in most common types of tumors, researchers say
Study found more polyps, other markers of colon tumor risk in those eating 'Western' high-fat, low-fiber fare
Usage doesn't always comply with national guidelines
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