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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 04/24/2017

PSA Testing Rates for Prostate Cancer Have Leveled Off

1 in 3 older men still getting the screen; doctors divided over its value....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 04/24/2017

Most Patients Not Shy About Revealing Sexual Orientation

This information is important and people feel it's relevant to their health, researchers report....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 04/24/2017

Kids Face Their Own Death Risks When a Sibling Dies

Chance of death is greatest in year after the loss of a brother or sister, researchers report....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 04/24/2017

The Top 5 Conditions That Shorten Americans' Lives -- And Are Preventable

Obesity steals the most years of all, researchers say....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 04/24/2017

Travelers Bring Malaria Back to U.S., With High Costs

Study finds it leads to more hospitalizations than other travel-related illnesses....


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  • Post Date: 04/24/2017

Counting Your Way to Weight Loss

Standard calorie caps aren't for everyone....


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  • Post Date: 04/24/2017

Should Prostate Cancer Screening Start Earlier for Black Men?

New study suggests the disease progresses faster for them....


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  • Post Date: 04/24/2017

In America's Poorest Communities, a Greater Risk of Child Abuse Deaths

Study authors hope new national data will spur further research and targeted prevention efforts....


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  • Post Date: 04/24/2017

Could Breast Milk Tests Replace Mammograms?

Scientists hope to improve breast cancer screening of younger women....


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  • Post Date: 04/24/2017

Love Chocolate? Potato Chips? Your Genes Might Be to Blame

Study findings may someday lead to more individualized diet advice, researcher says....