News file for: Uterine Cancer

Study: Lynch Syndrome Patients Carry Mutations That Increase Cancer Risk

Study: Lynch Syndrome Patients Carry Mutations That Increase Cancer Risk

Researchers have found that patients carrying genetic mutations that characterize Lynch syndrome face an increased risk of developing breast and pancreatic cancer.

Should Catholic Nuns Go On The Pill To Protect Against Ovarian & Uterine Cancer?

Should Catholic Nuns Go On The Pill To Protect Against Ovarian & Uterine Cancer?

Australian researchers Kara Britt and Roger Short have written an article in The Lancet proposing that nuns should be allowed access to oral contraceptive pills for health reasons.

Australian Project To Highlight 15 Types Of “Forgotten Cancers”

Australian Project To Highlight 15 Types Of “Forgotten Cancers”

The Forgotten Cancers Project launched yesterday by the Cancer Council Victoria hopes to understand the causes of less common and under-researched cancers.