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Uterine cancer is the most common cancer of the female reproductive tract. There are two main types: endometrial cancer and uterine sarcoma.
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Wed Apr 09, 2014
How old you are may affect your daughter's cancer risk
Women born to a father under the age of 20 had a 35 per cent greater risk of breast cancer and more than two times greater risk of ovarian cancer, when compared to those born to a father whose age at his daughter's birth was 25 to 29 years old, researchers found.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Could Daughter's Cancer Risk Be Affected by Father's Age at Birth?
A father's age at the time of his daughter's birth may affect her risk for breast, ovarian and endometrial cancer in adulthood, a new study suggests.
UK scientists make body parts in lab
Four men paralyzed below the waist have regained some movement in their legs after a series of electrodes implanted along their spinal cord reawakened nerves long thought deadened, researchers are reporting.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Hormone Therapy Linked to Lower Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Risk
Hormone therapy, which is prescribed to women for relief of menopausal symptoms such hot flashes, night sweats and vaginal dryness, has recently seen a decline in popularity due to its link to an increased risk of breast and endometrial cancer.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Bariatric surgery lowers uterine cancer risk, study shows
In a new study published in the journal Gynecologic Oncology , researchers analyzed data from 7,431,858 patients in the University HealthSystem Consortium - a database that collects information from academic medical centers and affiliated hospitals throughout the United States.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
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The Fat Woman's Cancer?
It's a well-known fact that obesity makes individuals more susceptible to conditions such as hypertension, heart disease and diabetes.
Broader testing urged for hereditary cancers in women
Myriad Genetic Laboratories is now looking to work with gynecologists and oncologists to make sure that women throughout the country have more access to broader testing for hereditary gynecologic cancersexaminations.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
Bariatric Surgery For Severely Obese Women Cuts Risk Of Uterine Cancer By Reducing Estrogen Levels
Women who are severely obese have an increased risk for uterine cancer, but they are able to decrease that if they undergo bariatric surgery.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Aeterna Zentaris Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2013 Financial and Operating Results
Aeterna Zentaris Inc. , a specialty biopharmaceutical company engaged in developing novel treatments in oncology and endocrinology, today reported financial and operating results as at and for the fourth quarter and the year ended December 31, 2013.