WEDNESDAY, April 4 -- Obese white women are less likely than normal-weight white women or blacks of any weight or gender to seek potentially life-saving colon cancer screenings, according to a new study.This reluctance is especially serious... read more..
Depo-Provera Birth Control Might Raise Breast Cancer Risk
WEDNESDAY, April 4 -- There appears to be a link between an injectable form of progestin-only birth control, best known as Depo-Provera, and an increased risk of breast cancer in young women, new research suggests.For the study, researchers... read more..
Berries, Tea May Cut Men's Odds for Parkinson's: Study
WEDNESDAY, April 4 -- Regularly consumption of food and drink rich in substances called flavonoids, such as berries, apples, tea and red wine, can lower a man's risk of developing Parkinson's disease by 40 percent, new research suggests.For women,... read more..