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Annual screenings continue as women, doctors appear to be ignoring task force recommendations, new data shows
Differences showed up in study of people with conditions including Alzheimer's, breast cancer
And new tool for finding the right match may help others get novel treatments
Here's how they can help
Women with adequate levels of the nutrient less likely to get the noncancerous growths, study shows
British study says fried foods and red meat lead to premature aging, illness
Only a third who received abnormal result went on to receive prostate biopsy, experts note
Decision could have wide-ranging implications for biotech industry, medical research, experts say
'Cryoablation' might offer therapeutic option for cancer patients whose disease has spread
One-quarter of patients fail to start or complete recommended therapy, researchers find
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