Though guidelines suggest screening starts at 50, researcher says it's premature to change them
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Patients at one health care system waited almost 6 months for colonoscopy after stool sample results
Start eating vegetables, fruits, beans and whole grains early in life, experts say
Study finds fewer long-term side effects from proton radiotherapy
Affluence seems key, since death rates didn't vary by race at higher income levels, study found
Global economy would also benefit from more mothers nursing their babies, study contends
FDA says it's first liposarcoma drug to improve survival
Diet and exercise are key
Findings support ban on tanning beds, researcher says
Pilot study shows that smartphone reminders get people moving more
Smoking, poverty are key contributors, U.S. study says
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