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Good news: Cancer survival rates are improving. The five-year cancer survival rate has risen from 49 percent in the mid-1970s to 69 percent in 2013,
By Tiare Dunlap • September 25, 2017
For pregnant women, the prospect of prenatal testing creates both hope and fear. The hope: That they’ll learn the gender of their unborn child and that it [...]
By Tami Dennis • July 25, 2017
If you’re a man of a certain age, or someone who loves him, the thought of prostate cancer is never far away. After all, the [...]
By Tami Dennis • July 3, 2017
When the lab results came back from my recent annual checkup, I found I had joined a club frequented by all-too-many of my fellow Baby Boomers.  My AC1 score – a standard test used to diagnose diabetes - had crept up to the
By Roxanne Moster • June 28, 2017
Written by: Dr. Sanaz Memarzadeh Listen to your body and make time for your routine gynecologic exams [...]
By Reggie Kumar • September 19, 2016