Articles for Tag: "screening"

Does a pap smear hurt? Does the HPV vaccine really work? 
Does a pap smear hurt? Does the HPV vaccine really work?
Your questions answered.
It was supposed to be a routine screening. Instead, it changed his life. 
It was supposed to be a routine screening. Instead, it changed his life.
When your test results shock you, what do you do next?
Colon cancer screening: As easy as swallowing a pill?  Featured
Colon cancer screening: As easy as swallowing a pill?
A new screening method can help prevent the second leading cause of cancer death in the U.S.
Uncommon questions you should ask before getting a colonoscopy 
Uncommon questions you should ask before getting a colonoscopy
A gastroenterologist explains what you need to know before and after this important exam.
At-home tests provide more options for colon cancer screening 
At-home tests provide more options for colon cancer screening
Colonoscopy is still the gold standard, but there are other choices to consider.
Can your cell phone tell if you’re depressed? 
Can your cell phone tell if you’re depressed?
Those who spent more than 68 minutes on their phone were more likely to have this mental health problem, according to researchers.
More Americans need to be screened for cancer 
More Americans need to be screened for cancer
Adults are not getting checked often enough for colon, breast and cervical cancer.