Scientists suspect low-dose effects have led to global epidemic
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But it could lead to behaviors that increase the chances of disease, one expert says
But they're still more likely to die from the disease than whites, study finds
But the research doesn't prove a link between the disease and French fries, donuts and the like
American Cancer Society report credits better screening, treatment for the gains
But, for some hard-to-treat cancers, deaths are increasing
Researchers say doctors should discuss this rare side effect before treatment choices are made
Other headlines included steroid/meningitis outbreak, demise of the routine PSA test
Doctors should address helpful behaviors, treatments, researchers say
Confusing guidelines, insurance gaps may discourage people from getting recommended testing
Cases of prostate, thyroid, multiple myeloma cancers seen over years
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