The Scary Thing Sugar Does To Your Breasts

New research finds a link between the sweet stuff and an important breast cancer risk factor The claim: Drinking just three sugar-sweetened beverages a week could make your breasts more dense, increasing your risk for breast cancer, according to a study published in the journal BMC Public Health. The research: 776 premenopausal and 779 postmenopausal women were recruited […]

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Fewer Mammograms Being Done

The use of mammograms has dipped since a medical task force made controversial recommendations that women in their 40s may not need to get breast cancer screenings every year, according to one of three small studies to be presented Monday. The studies related to this topic will be presented at the American Roentgen Ray Society […]

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