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Half of Scottish men 'don't know where their prostate is', survey finds
Men over 50, those with a family history of prostate cancer and black men are most at risk, statistics show. A survey of thousands of men - including more than 500 in Scotland - found only 8% know what the prostate does while only half know where it is ... [...]
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About half of women may benefit from mammograms at 40: analysis
But the review of female patients between the ages of 40 and 44 found that 50 percent had an above-average risk for breast cancer, and therefore would be eligible to begin screening mammography at age 40, said lead researcher Dr. Jennifer Plichta. She ... [...]
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Prostate Cancer Treatment as Effective When Given for Half the Time
13, 2013 — Prostate cancer is typically treated with hormone therapy over a period of 36 months, but according to preliminary new research, treating patients for half the time works just as well. Researchers at Sherbrooke University Hospital Center in ... [...]
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Bone, Joint, Muscle Conditions Strike Half of US: Study
The average annual cost per person for treatment of a musculoskeletal condition is $7,800. The estimated annual cost for medical care to treat all forms of arthritis and joint pain was $580.9 billion, which represented a 131 percent increase (in 2011 ... [...]
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Report: Half of US Adults Have Musculoskeletal Conditions
An estimated 127 million Americans––one in two adults––are affected by a musculoskeletal condition, and these disorders cost an estimated $213 billion in annual treatment, care, and lost wages, according to a new report issued by the United States Bone ... [...]
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A Story Half Told: Photo Essays Share the Lives of Five Women Living with …
For Breast Cancer: A Story Half Told, Merendino and four other photographers were commissioned by Pfizer to capture the daily lives of 5 women who are living with the disease. .... The same cannot be said about pseudoscientific "natural remedies". [...]
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