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The Hill
The latest federal guidelines on prostate cancer screenings are importantabout when to test and when to treat, the latest federal recommendations regard
The Hill / Posted 6 hours ago
about when to test and when to treat, the latest federal recommendations regarding prostate cancer screening from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) are incredibly important. They encourage thoughtful, informed conversations... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Vision loss associated with cognitive decline, dementiaare structurally healthy.” The American Academy of Ophthalmology recommends re
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 hours ago
are structurally healthy.” The American Academy of Ophthalmology recommends regular eye exams in older adults. But the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, a government-backed panel that weighs medical evidence, concluded in both 2009 and 2016... Read more
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Slate
Are You at Risk of Alzheimer’s? This Online Quiz Is More of a Scam Than a Service.but no worries because the center “will always inform you of potential out-of-p
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but no worries because the center “will always inform you of potential out-of-pocket costs before moving forward.” The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, an independent, volunteer panel of national experts that makes best-practice... Read more
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FOX News
Study revives argument over mammogram screeningBrawley, chief medical officer of the American Cancer Society. Most groups, in
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Brawley, chief medical officer of the American Cancer Society. Most groups, including the American Cancer Society and the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, a government-backed panel, acknowledge that screening beginning at age 40 will catch... Read more
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Newsmax
Study Revives Mammogram Screening ControversyBrawley, chief medical officer of the American Cancer Society. Most groups, in
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
Brawley, chief medical officer of the American Cancer Society. Most groups, including the American Cancer Society and the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, a government-backed panel, acknowledge that screening beginning at age 40 will catch... Read more
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FOX Business
Up 187% in 2017, Is Exact Sciences Corp. Stock Still a Buy?cancer, and noted that it has a relatively high false-positive rate. That argum
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
cancer, and noted that it has a relatively high false-positive rate. That argument was reinforced in late 2015 when the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force suggested that Cologuard should be used as an "alternative screening test" for colon... Read more
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FOX Business
Up 187% in 2017, Is Exact Sciences Corp. Stock Still a Buy?cancer, and noted that it has a relatively high false-positive rate. That argum
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
cancer, and noted that it has a relatively high false-positive rate. That argument was reinforced in late 2015 when the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force suggested that Cologuard should be used as an "alternative screening test" for colon... Read more
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TribLIVE
Allegheny Health Network to offer mammograms intended to make the test less painfulmoney to local hospital systems for breast cancer research and equipment. “So i
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
money to local hospital systems for breast cancer research and equipment. “So it is a very uncomfortable test.” The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends all women start getting mammograms every other year beginning at age 50. The... Read more
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Newsmax
Stopping Statins After Stroke May Increase Risk of Second Strokealmost universally prescribed to people who have had cardiovascular events like
Newsmax / Posted 20 days ago
almost universally prescribed to people who have had cardiovascular events like heart attacks or strokes. Additionally, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends the drugs to people ages 40 to 75 who don't have heart disease but who do have... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Stopping statins after stroke may increase second-stroke riskalmost universally prescribed to people who have had cardiovascular events like
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
almost universally prescribed to people who have had cardiovascular events like heart attacks or strokes. Additionally, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends the drugs to people ages 40 to 75 who don't have heart disease but who do have... Read more
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Times News
Depression following heart attackmedical director for the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Both the America
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
medical director for the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Both the American Academy of Family Physicians and the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, an expert panel that advises Congress on health care, now recommend that doctors screen... Read more
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The Hill
Should you get screened for ovarian cancer?by identifying early disease when it would be curable. Evaluating the risks T
The Hill / Posted 25 days ago
by identifying early disease when it would be curable. Evaluating the risks That aligns with recent guidance from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), a panel of expert advisors who weigh evidence for and against preventive... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Massive Study on Breast Cancer Screening Approachthe majority of women will fall into the lowest risk category, though no woman
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 26 days ago
the majority of women will fall into the lowest risk category, though no woman will be screened less often than the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force guidelines recommend. Several insurance companies have opted to cover the cost of the... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Ovarian Cancer Screenings May Lead to False PositivesUntil an effective screening method for ovarian cancer exists, doctors continue
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 29 days ago
Until an effective screening method for ovarian cancer exists, doctors continue to recommend against screening. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force says there's not enough evidence to suggest most healthy women should be screened. The group of... Read more
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Newsmax
Stopping Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs Could be DeadlyControl and Prevention. The drugs are almost universally prescribed to people
Newsmax / Posted 29 days ago
Control and Prevention. The drugs are almost universally prescribed to people with heart disease. Additionally, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends the drugs to people ages 40 to 75 years without a history of heart disease who... Read more
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The Mercury News
Depression among heart attack survivors can be deadly, yet is often ignoredmedical director for the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Both the America
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
medical director for the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Both the American Academy of Family Physicians and the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, an expert panel that advises Congress on health care, now recommend that doctors screen... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Stopping cholesterol-lowering drugs could be deadlyControl and Prevention. The drugs are almost universally prescribed to people
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 days ago
Control and Prevention. The drugs are almost universally prescribed to people with heart disease. Additionally, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends the drugs to people ages 40 to 75 years without a history of heart disease who... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Behaviors that may help you reduce your risk for colorectal cancer | July 23, 2017these polyps may turn into cancer. Screening can detect polyps early so they ar
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 1 months ago
these polyps may turn into cancer. Screening can detect polyps early so they are found before they develop into cancer. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends colorectal cancer screening using high-sensitivity fecal occult blood testing,... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Trump Plan Might Cut Expenses For Some Insured Patients With Chronic Needs - Trump Plan Might Cut Expenses For Some Insured Patients With Chronic Needs By Michelle Andrews Erin Corbelli takes three medications to treat high blood pressure depressi...the Affordable Care Act, most health plans, including HSA-eligible plans, are r
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 1 months ago
the Affordable Care Act, most health plans, including HSA-eligible plans, are required to cover services recommended by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force without charging consumers anything for them. That requirement is generally limited to... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Simple financial incentive may improve rate of colonoscopy screeningsof potential colorectal tumors can be detected via colonoscopy and removed easi
News-Medical-Net / Posted 1 months ago
of potential colorectal tumors can be detected via colonoscopy and removed easily, usually at the precancerous stage. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force has recommended screening colonoscopies every 10 years until the age of 75, for most... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Trump plan might cut expenses for some insured patients with chronic needsthe Affordable Care Act, most health plans, including HSA-eligible plans, are r
News-Medical-Net / Posted 1 months ago
the Affordable Care Act, most health plans, including HSA-eligible plans, are required to cover services recommended by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force without charging consumers anything for them. That requirement is generally limited to... Read more

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