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Older adults may be unwilling to give up colorectal screening

Older Adults May Be Unwilling to Give up Colorectal Screening

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) At age 76 the risks of a repeat colonoscopy may exceed the benefits for seniors whose previous screenings have found...
A cancer patient pushes his drip stand as he walks down the hallway of a hospital in Beijing

Cancer Deaths Rise to 9.6 Million as Populations Grow and Age

By Health and Science Correspondent Kate Kelland LONDON (Reuters) Cancer will claim the lives of 9.6 million people in 2018, accounting for one in eight...
'Invisible' stool blood tied to increased risk of premature death

‘Invisible’ Stool Blood Tied to Increased Risk of Premature Death

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) A screening test for colon cancer that looks for "invisible" blood in stool may also predict a heightened risk of...
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in San Diego

Gene Sequencing Study Finds New Cancers Linked with Lynch Syndrome

By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO (Reuters) Lynch syndrome, a rare hereditary disease typically associated with an increased risk of colorectal and endometrial cancers, appears to be...
American Cancer Society recommends earlier colorectal cancer screening

American Cancer Society Recommends Earlier Colorectal Cancer Screening

By Ankur Banerjee (Reuters) The American Cancer Society on Wednesday recommended that people at average risk of colorectal cancer start regular screening at the age...
12 Reasons Why You Should Drink Coffee Every Day

12 Reasons Why You Should Drink Coffee Every Day

Needing to drink a cup of coffee every day is actually good for your health! I am going to give you 12 reasons why you...