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Task force: Medications to reduce breast cancer risk ‘are not for everyone’

January 15, 2019

Read the Perspective from Adam M. Brufsky, MD, PhD

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US cancer deaths down 27% in 25 years, but socioeconomic gaps widening

January 8, 2019
The overall rate of cancer deaths in the U.S. has declined by 27% during the past 25 years, with approximately 2.6 million fewer cancer deaths reported between 1991 and…
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‘Unacceptably’ low cervical cancer screening rates

January 7, 2019
The rate of women in the Upper Midwest who underwent cervical cancer screening in 2016 was lower than nationally reported rates, and researchers said this is…
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Epigenetic cervical cancer test may represent 'enormous development'

December 27, 2018
A new epigenetic test for cervical cancer demonstrated 100% accuracy, predicting development of the disease as many as 5 years in advance, according to a blinded…
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Improving Colorectal Cancer Prevention: Latest Advances to Improve Adenoma Detection Rates

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Aries Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most common type of cancer worldwide and second deadliest form of cancer in the…
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Baseball Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt promotes sun protection, skin cancer awareness

September 28, 2017
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