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Colorectal Cancer Screening Should Start at age 45, not 50, American Cancer Society says

The American Cancer Society, responding to a rise in colorectal cancer rates among younger people, is now recommending that adults undergo screening for the disease beginning at age 45 rather than…

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For the First Time, a Drug is Indicated Specifically for BRCA-Mutated Breast Cancer

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has extended the approval of olaparib (Lynparza, AstraZeneca) to include the treatment of metastatic breast cancer in patients who carry the specific…

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New USPSTF Draft Recommendation on Cervical Cancer Screening

Dr. Anna Camille Moreno discusses the new U.S. Preventive Services Task Force's recommendation on cervical cancer screening.…

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