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Genetic Test for Colon Cancer Screening by A4M Worldhealth.net Posted Thu 08 May 2014 10:07pm Posted on May 8, 2014, 6 a.m. in Cancer Diagnostics GI-Digestive Lab test - image from Shutterstock ... Read on »
Colonoscopies vs. Stool DNA Tests for Colon Cancer Screening by Lisa E. L. Patient Expert Posted Thu 19 Nov 2009 10:02pm If you’re 50 years old or older, you’ve been told “Time to get a colonoscopy.” But have you done it? Not exactly the birthday present you’d like, eh? Everyone should do it, no one wants to, and until now we’ve thought it’s the best way to prevent colon cancer — which is the third most common cancer in the U.S. and the most preventable. Co ... Read on »
Rosetta Genomics Unveils Colon Cancer Screening Diagnostic using MicroRNA Biomarkers by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Sun 18 Jan 2009 2:12am A couple weeks ago I had the opportunity to interview Ronen Tamir, Chief Commercialization Officer, at Rosetta regarding their recently released tests for tumors found in lung cancer to identify cancer of the unknown primary.  Just as with the lung cancer tests, the company is using microRNA biomarkers, obtained from a simple blood draw that w ... Read on »
New DNA Test for Colon Cancer Screening by Lisa E. L. Patient Expert Posted Thu 19 Nov 2009 10:02pm A visit with an old friend this weekend underscored my hope that the work we do today will change the lives of our children tomorrow. My friend is 36, the same age his father was when he was diagnosed with and died from colon cancer. My friend has a daughter who is 7, the same age his sister was when their father died. Anniversaries and hall ... Read on »
Dr. Oz, Colon Cancer Screening, Colon Polyp, and Colonoscopy - What Can We Learn by Davis Liu Medical Doctor Posted Tue 07 Sep 2010 11:40pm I'm a big fan of Dr. Oz . What is there not to like about the guy?  He's incredibly smart, a graduate of my alma mater, the Wharton School, energetic, pretty good looking, and charismatic.  Though as a doctor I don't always agree with him, as I practicing primary care doctor I have great respect for his mission of getting all Americans healthie ... Read on »
Breast, Colon Cancer Screening Rates High, But Not High Enough by HealthFinder Posted Tue 06 Jul 2010 10:00am healthnewslink CDC says thousands of lives are lost each year because people didn't get the tests. By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter ... Read on »
Colon Cancer Screening Guidelines - Colonoscopy Better Than Sigmoidoscopy? The Truth and the Myth by Davis Liu Medical Doctor Posted Mon 07 Mar 2011 12:52am Colon cancer screening has a particular personal interest for me.  One of my colleagues in residency training had her father die of colon cancer when she was a teenager. No one should lose a love one to a disease when caught early is often treatable.  Although for both men and women, colon cancer is the third most common behind lung and prosta ... Read on »
Colon cancer screening increased when people are reminded by Katherine B. Patient Expert Posted Mon 23 Feb 2009 11:34pm Mailed reminders to patients appear to promote colon cancer screening, according to a report in the February 23 issue of Archives of Internal Medicine, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. In addition, electronic reminders to physicians appear to increase screening among patients with more frequent primary care visits. "Colorectal cancer is the se ... Read on »
Colon Cancer Screening - Something New, Safer and Less Expensive by Yusuf Saleeby Medical DoctorFacebook Posted Fri 03 Jun 2011 4:28pm Colon Cancer Screening:   To scope or not to scope?   Yusuf M. Saleeby, MD Colon cancer screening by fiberoptic colonoscopy is recommended by the vast majority of physicians and the American Cancer Society as a screening test for colorectal cancer.   While colonoscopy is the “gold standard” for colon cancer screening, nearly 50% of American ... Read on »
Colon Cancer Screening: To scope or not to scope? by Yusuf Saleeby Medical DoctorFacebook Posted Fri 03 Jun 2011 10:57pm Colon Cancer Screening:  To scope or not to scope? Biomarkers to the rescue. Yusuf M. Saleeby, MD(Published in Nov/Dec 2011 edition of American Fitness magazine) Colon cancer screening by fiberoptic colonoscopy is recommended by the vast majority of physicians and the American Cancer Society as a screening test for colorectal cancer.  While c ... Read on »