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KERA North Texas
Changes For Colon Cancer Screening: 5 Things To Know Nowtested — in any of a variety of ways — is a good thing. Following its review o
Changes For Colon Cancer Screening: 5 Things To Know Now
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
tested — in any of a variety of ways — is a good thing. Following its review of all the available medical evidence, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force — an independent blue-ribbon panel of medical experts — updated its colorectal cancer... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Changes For Colon Cancer Screening: 5 Things To Know Nowtested — in any of a variety of ways — is a good thing. Following its review o
Changes For Colon Cancer Screening: 5 Things To Know Now
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
tested — in any of a variety of ways — is a good thing. Following its review of all the available medical evidence, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force — an independent blue-ribbon panel of medical experts — updated its colorectal cancer... Read more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CDC Press Releasesbefore turning into cancer. Screening also helps find colorectal cancer at an e
CDC Press Releases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention / Posted 7 days ago
before turning into cancer. Screening also helps find colorectal cancer at an early stage, when it is easier to treat. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recently reinforced its recommendations that adults ages 50-75 be screened for... Read more
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TribLIVE
Updated colorectal screening guidelines include less invasive testsguidelines include less invasive tests | TribLIVE The U.S. Preventive Servic
Updated colorectal screening guidelines include less invasive tests
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
guidelines include less invasive tests | TribLIVE The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force has updated its colorectal cancer screening guidelines, adding support for tests that are... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Colon cancer screening should begin at age 50In 2008, the colon cancer screening was recommended to commence at the age 50 a
Colon cancer screening should begin at age 50
Bel Marra Health / Posted 13 days ago
In 2008, the colon cancer screening was recommended to commence at the age 50 and continue to age 75, but the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) did not suggest that one method of screening was more effective than the other. Former task... Read more
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Newsmax
People Can Choose Their Colon Screening Method: PanelU.S. adults should choose the type of colon cancer screening they feel most com
People Can Choose Their Colon Screening Method: Panel
Newsmax / Posted 13 days ago
U.S. adults should choose the type of colon cancer screening they feel most comfortable with, the government-backed U.S. Preventive Services Task Force now advises. The updated recommendation, directed at people ages 50 to 75 years, is a departure... Read more
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FOX News
Tips for preventing colon cancertherapy, or targeted drug therapy. The best way to reduce your risk for colon
Tips for preventing colon cancer
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
therapy, or targeted drug therapy. The best way to reduce your risk for colon cancer is to get screened regularly. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that people start... Read more
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FOX News
People can choose their colon cancer screening method, US panel advisesU.S. adults should choose the type of colon cancer screening they feel most com
People can choose their colon cancer screening method, US panel advises
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
U.S. adults should choose the type of colon cancer screening they feel most comfortable with, the government-backed U.S. Preventive Services Task Force now advises. The updated recommendation, directed at people ages 50 to 75 years, is a departure... Read more
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FOX News
Family doctors don't always screen smokers for lung cancerPhysicians has said there isn't enough evidence yet to recommend or discourage
Family doctors don't always screen smokers for lung cancer
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
Physicians has said there isn't enough evidence yet to recommend or discourage these tests. But the government-backed U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), along with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services and "multiple... Read more
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NBC News
People Can Choose Their Colon Cancer Screening Method, Panel DaysU.S. adults should choose the type of colon cancer screening they feel most com
People Can Choose Their Colon Cancer Screening Method, Panel Days
NBC News / Posted 14 days ago
U.S. adults should choose the type of colon cancer screening they feel most comfortable with, the government-backed U.S. Preventive Services Task Force now advises. The updated recommendation, directed at people aged 50 to 75, is a departure from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
People can choose their colon cancer screening method: US panel- U.S. adults should choose the type of colon cancer screening they feel most c
People can choose their colon cancer screening method: US panel
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
- U.S. adults should choose the type of colon cancer screening they feel most comfortable with, the government-backed U.S. Preventive Services Task Force now advises. The updated recommendation, directed at people ages 50 to 75 years, is a... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Family doctors don’t always screen smokers for lung cancerPhysicians has said there isn’t enough evidence yet to recommend or discourage
Family doctors don’t always screen smokers for lung cancer
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
Physicians has said there isn’t enough evidence yet to recommend or discourage these tests. But the government-backed U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), along with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services and “multiple... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Family doctors don’t always screen smokers for lung cancerPhysicians has said there isn’t enough evidence yet to recommend or discourage
Family doctors don’t always screen smokers for lung cancer
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
Physicians has said there isn’t enough evidence yet to recommend or discourage these tests. But the government-backed U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), along with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services and “multiple... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Family doctors don’t always give smokers lung cancer testsyet to recommend or discourage these tests, Eberth and colleagues note in the j
Family doctors don’t always give smokers lung cancer tests
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 days ago
yet to recommend or discourage these tests, Eberth and colleagues note in the journal Cancer. But the government-backed U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), along with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services and “multiple... Read more
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The Columbian
Young people at risk for STDs often don’t get testedalso requires insurers to cover preventive services without requiring people to
Young people at risk for STDs often don’t get tested
The Columbian / Posted 16 days ago
also requires insurers to cover preventive services without requiring people to pay for them if they’re recommended by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, a nonpartisan group of medical experts that makes determinations based on scientific... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Despite Rise Of Superbugs, Syphilis Still Has A Kryptonitethe placenta, often causing debilitating birth defects. In many countries incl
Despite Rise Of Superbugs, Syphilis Still Has A Kryptonite
KERA North Texas / Posted 19 days ago
the placenta, often causing debilitating birth defects. In many countries including the U.S., cases are on the rise. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force published a recommendation Tuesday that high-risk patients, including men who have sex... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Despite Rise Of Superbugs, Syphilis Still Has A Kryptonitethe placenta, often causing debilitating birth defects. In many countries incl
Despite Rise Of Superbugs, Syphilis Still Has A Kryptonite
KPBS San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
the placenta, often causing debilitating birth defects. In many countries including the U.S., cases are on the rise. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force published a recommendation Tuesday that high-risk patients, including men who have sex... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Screening for syphilis in persons at risk for infection provides substantial benefitThe U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has found convincing evidence
Screening for syphilis in persons at risk for infection provides substantial benefit
News-Medical-Net / Posted 21 days ago
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has found convincing evidence that screening for syphilis infection in asymptomatic, nonpregnant persons at increased risk for infection provides substantial benefit. The report appears in the June 7... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
KING5 Seattle / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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First Coast News
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
First Coast News / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
KTVB Boise / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infectionsHIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to
Increased testing needed to combat rising syphilis infections
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 21 days ago
HIV, should be tested every three months, rather than once a year, according to recommendations released Tuesday by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). The recommendations, published in the Journal of American Medical Association,... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
How to stop losing the fight against syphilishigh-risk individuals from once a year to every three months. That's one of th
How to stop losing the fight against syphilis
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 22 days ago
high-risk individuals from once a year to every three months. That's one of the recommendations announced today by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, an independent volunteer panel of experts that provides input about the effectiveness of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US panel reaffirms syphilis screening advice as infections riseof the sexually transmitted disease, a U.S. government-backed panel recommended
US panel reaffirms syphilis screening advice as infections rise
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
of the sexually transmitted disease, a U.S. government-backed panel recommended on Tuesday. The recommendation from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) reaffirms its 2004 guidelines. "It’s a great opportunity for primary care... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Obesity in the U.S. Fast Factsrules that "severe obesity qualifies as a disability" under the Americans With
Obesity in the U.S. Fast Facts
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 26 days ago
rules that "severe obesity qualifies as a disability" under the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA). June 26, 2012 - U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, an independent panel of private-sector experts, recommends all adults be screened for... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Colon cancer survival rates improved with daily low-dose aspirinstill plenty of evidence to support low-dose daily aspirin as a means of preven
Colon cancer survival rates improved with daily low-dose aspirin
Bel Marra Health / Posted 26 days ago
still plenty of evidence to support low-dose daily aspirin as a means of preventing colon cancer. Recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force suggest those in their 50s and 60s may want to consider taking a daily low-dose aspirin... Read more
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Newsmax
Low-Dose Aspirin Increases Colon Cancer Survivalaspirin can help cut people's risk of developing colon cancer in the first plac
Low-Dose Aspirin Increases Colon Cancer Survival
Newsmax / Posted 26 days ago
aspirin can help cut people's risk of developing colon cancer in the first place. In fact, recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force say that adults in their 50s and 60s may want to consider taking low-dose aspirin to... Read more
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FOX News
Jury still out on celiac disease screening, US doctors saydisease makes sense, according to draft guidelines proposed by U.S. physicians.
Jury still out on celiac disease screening, US doctors say
FOX News / Posted 1 months ago
disease makes sense, according to draft guidelines proposed by U.S. physicians. The draft recommendations issued by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) today conclude that more research is needed on the potential health benefits of... Read more

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