TUESDAY, May 1 -- Moderate weight loss reduces levels of inflammation that have been tied to certain cancers, at least in postmenopausal women, a new study suggests.According to the findings, older women who lost at least 5 percent of their body... read more..
Women More Likely to Survive Melanoma Than Men: Study
TUESDAY, May 1 -- When it comes to surviving the skin cancer known as melanoma, nature appears to have dealt women a better hand than men, new research suggests.By almost every measure, an analysis of four European studies found that women can... read more..
For Breast Cancer Care, Radiation of Whole Breast May Be Best
TUESDAY, May 1 -- Women who receive a type of partial-breast radiation called brachytherapy may go on to have higher rates of breast cancer recurrence and side effects such as breast pain and infection than women receiving whole-breast radiation, a... read more..