File photo of a woman getting a mammogram. (credit: MYCHELE DANIAU/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Annual Mammograms Do Not Lower Risk Of Dying Of Breast Cancer

A Canadian study that many experts say has major flaws has revived debate about the value of mammograms.


Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in the late afternoon on Oct. 29, 2009 in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Study: Great Recession Caused Additional 5,000 Suicides Worldwide in 2009

A new study finds that there were nearly an additional 5,000 suicides worldwide in 2009 thanks to the Great Recession.