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Baby Boomers Need Hepatitis C Test, CDC Study Confirms

Benefits Unclear of Screening Teens, Adults for Suicide Risk: Report

Birth Rates Good After Implanting 1 Embryo, Study Finds

Black Kids With Diabetes Less Likely to Get Eye Exams

Blood 'Marker' May Predict Diabetes Risk in Older Women

Blood Sample Might Predict MS Long Before Symptoms Start

Blood Test Aims to Predict Breast Cancer's Return

Blood Test May Tell If Lung Nodule Is Cancerous or Benign

Blood Test Might Help Spot, Monitor Concussions

Blood Test Shows Promise for Gauging Heart Attack Risk After Chest Pain

Brain Chemicals May Signal Which Preemies Will Have Delays

Breast Cancer Diagnosed at Later Stage in Rural Patients: Study

Breath Test May Detect Signs of Lung Cancer: Study

CDC: Docs Aren't Doing Enough to Discourage Problem Drinking

Cervical Cancer Overlooked in Less-Developed Nations: Study

Cervical Cancer Screening Found to Benefit Older Women in New Study

Colon Cancer Cases Decline for Older Americans

Colonoscopy Is Good, Not Perfect

Diabetes Tied to Higher Risk of Pancreatic Cancer in Study

DNA Test May Gauge Risk of Prostate Cancer's Return

Doctors' Skill at Colonoscopy May Affect Patients' Colon Cancer Risk: Study

Don't Routinely Test for Kidney Disease in Those Without Symptoms: Experts

Easier Way for Doctors to Identify Substance Abuse?

Exercise Affects Men's, Women's Hearts Differently: Study

Experts Urge Routine Test for All Patients With Invasive Breast Cancer

Extra Brain Fluid May Predict Autism Diagnosis: Study

FDA Advisory Panel Recommends Approval of At-Home Colon Cancer Test

FDA Warns Against Nipple Test for Breast Cancer Screening

FDA Warns of Heart Risks From Stress-Test Drugs

Frequent Mammograms Tied to Lower Risk of Breast Cancer Spread

Gene Exam Might Predict Breast Cancer Progression

Gene Test May Help Predict Prostate Cancer Aggressiveness

Geography, Income Determine Health Care in U.S., Report Says

Glaucoma Screening Not for Everyone: Experts

Half of People With Hepatitis C Don't Complete Needed Tests: CDC

Helping Doctors Spot Who's Not Taking Their Blood Pressure Meds

Helping Men Resolve Conflicts About Prostate Cancer Screening

Hepatitis B Screening Proposed for All High-Risk Adults

Higher HIV Infection Rates Seen in Mental Health Patients: Study

Highest-Risk Smokers Benefit Most From CT Scan Screening: Study

Irregular Periods May Be Risk Factor for Ovarian Cancer, Study Suggests

Jury Still Out on Routine Dementia Screening for Seniors

Jury Still Out on Routine Mental Tests for Seniors, Panel Says

Kidney Donation a Low-Risk Choice, Study Finds

Kids' Checkups Should Include Cholesterol, Depression Tests, Doctors Say

Little Benefit Seen in Repeat Bone-Density Testing

Longer Wait for Mammogram After Benign Breast Biopsy May Be Warranted

Mailed Invites May Boost Colon Cancer Screening Rates: Study

Mammo Rates Unchanged Despite Controversial Guidelines

Mammogram Recalls Higher at Hospitals Than Private Practices: Study

Mammography Doesn't Reduce Breast Cancer Death Rates: U.K. Study

Many Docs Don't Follow HPV/Pap Test Guidelines: Study

Many Doctors Ignore Guidelines, Order PSA Tests for Elderly Men

Many Men Not Told Pros, Cons of PSA Testing, Survey Finds

Many Men Plan to Ignore PSA Test Guideline: Survey

Many Patients Getting Needless Heart Test, Study Contends

Many People Not Told Cancer Tests Can Lead to 'Overtreatment'

Many Suicidal Kids Have Access to Guns at Home: Study

Many Women Receive Unnecessary Pap Tests, Study Finds

Many Young Americans Unaware They're Infected With HIV

Many Young Americans With HIV Delay Treatment: Study

More Evidence Backs Routine CT Scans for Early Lung Cancer Detection

More Women Consider Gene Test After Angelina Jolie Mastectomy Revelation

Most Breast Cancer Deaths Occur in Younger, Unscreened Women: Study

Most Women Don't Understand Their Breast Cancer Risk: Survey

New Clues to Link Between MS Drug Tysabri and Rare Brain Disease

New Hope for Early Detection of Ovarian Cancer

New Look at Past Studies Highlights Importance of Mammograms

New Review Suggests Benefits of Annual Mammograms Are Overstated

New Stool Test Shows Promise as Colon Cancer Screen

New Test Spots Risk for PTSD in Injured Kids

New Tool May Help Identify Deadly Brain Bleed

Newborn's Placenta May Predict Autism Risk, Study Suggests

No Benefit to Community-Wide Dementia Screening: Review

No Need to Screen All Adults for Clogged Neck Arteries, Experts Say

Obesity Linked to Greater Risk of Hearing Loss in Teens

Older Men Gain Little From PSA Test: Study

Only High-Risk Women Need Breast Cancer Gene Test: Experts

Ovarian Cancer Gene May Point to Early Removal of Ovaries: Study

Panel Wavers on Routine Screening for Poor Leg Circulation

Post-Surgical Tests Might Help Spot Colon Cancer's Return

Prostate Cancer May Be Deadlier for the Uninsured

Quick Vision Test May Help Spot Concussions on Sidelines

Routine Echocardiograms Wouldn't Reduce Heart Events: Study

Routine Mammograms Found Not Helpful for Most Women Over 70

Screen All Baby Boomers for Hepatitis C, Expert Panel Says

Second Cancer More Likely for Colon Cancer Survivors: Study

Sickle Cell Anemia on Rise in Newborns Worldwide

Simple Technique Eyed for Diagnosing Irregular Heart Beat

Sleep Affects Concussion-Testing Results, Study Finds

Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Glaucoma, Study Says

Slight Drop in Rate of Advanced Cancers, CDC Says

Some Improvement Seen in U.S. Cholesterol Levels: CDC

Sports-Related Sudden Death More Likely to Occur in Men: Study

Steady Rise in Thyroid Cancer Not Explained by Better Screening, Study Says

Students Smoke Weed Despite Drug Testing at Schools, Study Finds

Talking Openly With Partner Linked to HIV Testing in Teens

Task Force: Screen for Gestational Diabetes After 24 Weeks of Pregnancy

Testing for Pregnancy-Linked Diabetes Should Be Routine, Experts Say

Those Rocked by Recession Most Likely to Hit the Bottle: Study

Those With Insurance More Likely to Use Preventive Care: Study

Tips for Being a Partner in Your Own Care

Too Many Unneeded Brain Scans for Headaches, Study Suggests

Tuberculosis in U.S. Hits Record Low: CDC

Two Key Questions May Reveal Depression in Cancer Patients

U.S. Cancer Deaths Decline Again: Report

U.S. Panel Backs Routine Lung CT Scans for Older, Heavy Smokers

U.S. Panel Backs Routine Lung CT Scans for Older, Heavy Smokers

U.S. Panel Rejects Blood Pressure Screening for Kids, Teens

Urine Test May Show Risk of Mental Decline in People With Type 2 Diabetes

Urine Test May Spot Heart, Kidney Risk in Kids With Type 1 Diabetes

Urine Tests Don't Always Confirm Urinary Infections, Study Finds

Very Early Preemies May Face Higher Risk of Future Eye Problem

Ways to Cut Your Colon Cancer Risk

Whole-Genome Scans Not Quite Ready for Widespread Use: Study

Women Vets May Need More Access to Breast Cancer Services

Younger Skin Cancer Survivors May Be at Risk for Other Cancers


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