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Women with breast cancer are more likely to survive if they take multivitamin and mineral supplements
Everyone admires Angelina Jolie's courageous decision to have a double mastectomy after her mother had died from breast cancer-but did the doctors give her the best advice? Although the Hollywood film star inherited the BRCA1 and 2 gene, which apparently doubles her cancer risk, the statistics hide a truth that is not quite so frightening
Here's the final word on HRT (hormone replacement therapy): the standard estrogen plus progestin therapy does increase the risk of breast cancer, researchers have confirmed this week
Government agencies are withholding worrying safety information about vaccinations, as secret minutes to key decision-making committee meetings reveal