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... people may die from undiagnosed lung cancer because they don't qualify for low-dose CT scans, according to a study by Mayo Clinic researchers. The researchers blame current screening...
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2015/02/27 11:22
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2015/02/26 18:52
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Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter LeFevre said that while some primary care doctors are already doing that, most of them aren't. "It's not something most parents would expect from a well-child...
2015/02/25 23:44
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... — More people may die from undiagnosed lung cancer because they don’t qualify for low-dose CT scans, according to a study by Mayo Clinic researchers. The researchers blame current screening...
2015/02/25 15:36
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... Calif.) - UC Davis Health System has been endorsed by the American College of Radiology as a designated lung cancer screening center, the only of its kind currently in the greater...
2015/02/24 14:17
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With levels of obesity and its health-related impacts continuing to rise in the U.S., employers are facing a fast-growing threat to productivity and...
2015/02/24 02:40
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Every year, many U.S. women get the grim news that they have breast cancer. In 2013 alone, according to the American Cancer Society, more than 230,000 were given that diagnosis. Each one very likely...
2015/02/20 01:05
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Doctors are much more capable of successfully treating many deadly diseases when they’re detected early on, which is why routine preventive screening tests are critical. And certain tests are...
2015/02/18 20:52
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... study suggests the possibility that there is such a connection for women, which is an interesting finding but to know for sure would require a clinical trial," said Bailey, a registered dietitian...
2015/02/18 18:45
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Only one quarter of the 1.1 million people with HIV have their condition under control, where "under control" means the virus has been suppressed, according to a report released this summer by the...
2015/02/16 16:21
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Every year, many U.S. women get the grim news that they have breast cancer. In 2013 alone, according to the American Cancer Society, more than 230,000 were given that diagnosis. Each one very likely...
2015/02/16 16:21
2015/02/16 16:21
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Late last year, “Today” show anchors Willie Geist and Carson Daly took one for the men’s team when they underwent testicular cancer exams on live TV. Lots of predictable joking ensued, especially from...
2015/02/16 11:09
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Melanoma, the most deadly type of skin cancer, was to blame for approximately 9,700 deaths in 2014. And with the number of melanoma cases increasing each year, it is believed that the disease could...
2015/02/10 13:08
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A set of guidelines developed to help standardized lung cancer screening would have generated considerably fewer false-positives than the National Lung Screening Trial produced, according to a new...
2015/02/08 16:52
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She believes the findings also bolster support for use of the HPV test alone "as another alternative for cervical screening." As the experts explained it, certain types of HPV cause nearly all...
2015/02/06 00:04
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Medicare & Medicaid News Medicare okays lung cancer screening with Low Dose Computed Tomography immediately This is the first time that Medicare has covered lung cancer screening Feb. 5, 2015 -...
2015/02/03 21:54
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The latest government statistics show deaths declined 34% between 1990 and 2011, from 33 to 22 per 100,000 women, and experts expect that the downward trend has continued in the four years since. The...
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