Study finds that most still recommend the breast cancer screen for women in their early 40s
Get the latest cancer news and research. Sort by cancer type or read the current headlines to learn what’s happening in the science of cancer detection and treatment, as well as healthy living tips for dealing with cancer.
Transportation issues, lack of awareness and other barriers may be at issue
AIDS-linked tumors predicted to decline by 2030
Drugs that alter gut bacteria might set stage for polyp development, researcher says
Large U.S. study points to the drug's potential tumor-fighting abilities
Still, more progress is needed and racial disparities remain, U.S. report finds
Taking triple the daily recommendation didn't lower risk in older women, but larger trials are underway
Colonoscopy best way to detect disease while still curable, gastroenterologist says
Report suggests higher screening rates explain the positive trend
Digestive organs may be hardest hit by too much weight, study suggests
And an old adversary -- the obesity epidemic -- may be the cause, U.S. researchers say
We care about your feedback. Let us know how we can improve your CancerCompass experience.