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Three locations will each receive $100,000 in funding to launch pilot programs to improve colorectal cancer screening rates and follow-up care for patients served by community health centers.
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Earlier this month, the FDA approved Cologuard, the noninvasive stool DNA screening test for colorectal cancer from Exact Sciences.
As terrifying as a diagnosis of cancer can be, stories of individuals taking their health into their own hands, and defeating so-called 'terminal' illness through natural methods are common.
The New York Daily News reports that NY1 anchor and theater critic Roma Torre has been diagnosed with colon cancer and will be taking a leave of absence from the Time Warner Cable News station.
Health-care experts blame smoking and obesity for higher rates of certain cancers in Fulton and Montgomery counties compared to the state averages.
Bundled payments, whether maligned or sought after, are coming to healthcare. While this payment model seems relatively new, some programs have been successfully running for years.
Both testing for and talking about colon cancer can be a little uncomfortable. But a newly approved test could help make it a little less invasive to tackle this deadly disease.
Diem Brown, known for roles in reality shows such as MTV's The Challenge , has been diagnosed with colon cancer.
Former Johns Hopkins surgeon Dr. Ben Carson has been named chairman of the board of Frederick biotechnology company Vaccinogen Inc., which also announced Monday it received a commitment of up to $80 million from a Swedish investor.
Cancer survivor and MedGift founder Diem Brown has devoted her life to helping those who face medical hardships, but now, upon her third cancer diagnosis , it's she who's getting a very heartening helping hand.
News Conference Advisory: An audio news conference is scheduled for Monday, Aug. 25 at 11 a.m. EDT/10 a.m. CDT.
Cancer screening is one of the controversial aspects of health care; America has long had a 'defensive medicine' problem, where in some cases doctors and hospitals run many unnecessary tests to check off the boxes so that if something does go wrong, lawyers won't be shedding tears in court about how the greedy or incompetent medical community ruins ... (more)
Methodist Hospital is proud to announce the opening of the new Colorectal Surgery Institute at Methodist Hospital, located on the sixth floor of the Santa Anita Medical Plaza, 301 Huntington Drive, Suite 618 .
Over the course of nine years, Diem Brown has displayed incredible strength and courage as she battled ovarian cancer not once, but twice.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 01:06 pm
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