Father’s Day is just around the corner, but many dads won’t be around to celebrate. Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer and the second leading cause of cancer death among men in the U.S.
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommended this week that women should begin getting routine mammograms at the age of 50 instead of the previously recommended age of 40.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a blood test to detect ovarian cancer and help physicians decide what kind of surgery should be done and by whom.
Power3 Medical Products, a company specializing in disease detection through the analysis of proteins, has filed for three patents on its blood test for the early detection of breast cancer.