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Categories: Screening


Heart study helps save lives of young athletes


Study: PSA Testing Cuts Worst Prostate Cancers


Abandoning PSA Screening Could Cost Lives: Study


Prostate Cancer Screening: Why Can’t Doctors Agree?

2 7/16/2012

A New Check for Heart Problems


Prep-free virtual colonoscopy could be as effective as scope procedure

1 4/17/2012

Are breast lumps cancerous? A new device may help

3 2/15/2012

The Best Foods for Thought, Literally

1 12/7/2011

Mammograms Cut Risk of Breast Cancer Death by Half, Study Finds


New scan can speed Parkinson’s diagnosis