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How do Women React to a False-positive Mammogram?10011A new study found that women who have a false-positive screening mammogram are more likely to delay their next breast cancer screening.2/10/2017 2:39:23 PM572https://www.aacrfoundation.org/Science/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Science%20Stories/1701133B_Mammogram_150x190_1.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />How do Women React to a False-positive Mammogram?A new study found that women who have a false-positive screening mammogram are more likely to delay their next breast cancer screening.62
Can Your Metabolic Health Affect Your Colorectal Cancer Risk?2008A new study involving normal-weight postmenopausal women found that poor metabolic health was associated with an increased risk for colorectal cancer2/8/2017 3:38:37 PMhttps://www.aacrfoundation.org/Science/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Science%20Stories/1701133A_Metabolic_150x190_1.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Can Your Metabolic Health Affect Your Colorectal Cancer Risk?A new study involving normal-weight postmenopausal women found that poor metabolic health was associated with an increased risk for colorectal cancer61
Reducing the Burden of Cervical Cancer15681Improving the rates of cervical cancer screening and HPV vaccination could have significant benefits on this form of cancer.1/30/2017 7:13:22 PMhttps://www.aacrfoundation.org/Science/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Science%20Stories/1701133_CancerDiscover_150x190_2.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Reducing the Burden of Cervical CancerImproving the rates of cervical cancer screening and HPV vaccination could have significant benefits on this form of cancer.60
Why You Shouldn’t Tan Indoors14389New research provides insight into the number of lives that could be saved if people under 18 were banned from using indoor UV tanning devices.1/20/2017 5:05:11 PMhttps://www.aacrfoundation.org/Science/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Science%20Stories/1701079_Tanning_150x190_2.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Why You Shouldn’t Tan IndoorsNew research provides insight into the number of lives that could be saved if people under 18 were banned from using indoor UV tanning devices. 59
Forecasting Advances Against Cancer in 201710140Cancer experts discuss the potential breakthroughs in cancer prevention, disparities, precision medicine, and immunotherapy in the coming year.1/12/2017 3:03:55 PMhttps://www.aacrfoundation.org/Science/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Science%20Stories/1701073_cancerprediction_150x190_1.jpg" width="177" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Forecasting Advances Against Cancer in 2017Cancer experts discuss the potential breakthroughs in cancer prevention, disparities, precision medicine, and immunotherapy in the coming year.58

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