Worrying new research from charity Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust has revealed the underlying reason so many young women fail to attend their all-important smear tests: they're embarrassed about their vaginas. The charity surveyed 2,017 young …
The lifeblood coursing through your veins may one day become a messenger of death. Scientists revealed last week that they have taken baby steps towards developing a blood test for cancer. The so-called liquid biopsy looks for traces of …
Women are missing smear tests because they feel too embarrassed about their …
Cervical cancer can be screened through a pap smear test in which a sample is collected through a routine pelvic examination. A pap smear, recommended for …
Scientists have developed a noninvasive blood test that can detect signs of eight types of cancer long before any symptoms of the disease arise. The test, which can also help doctors determine where in a person's body the cancer
A new blood test designed to detect eight common types of cancer is showing excitingly positive results in early trials. Developed by a team led by researchers …
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Enzo Biochem, Inc. (NYSE:ENZ), an integrated diagnostics company, announced …
(CNN)News of Angelina Jolie's decision to undergo a prophylactic ... Since BRCA mutations are not associated with pediatric cancer risks, testing for children is not recommended. What factors should I weigh in deciding whether to …
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Cancer screening could save your life. Then again, it could give you a false alarm or lull you into a false sense of security. Screening is a science, but it’s not an exact science. “Sometimes people think it’s better than it actually is,” says Dr ...