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Cologuard: Non-Invasive Home Test for Colon Cancer

Doctors recommend that people have regular colonoscopies once they are 50 years and older, but many are leery of this invasive procedure. There’s now a non-invasive colon cancer screening test you can take right from home.
Online
2019; 2016
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Colon Cancer: Is It in Your Genes?

A drop of blood from your finger could be all you need to determine your risk for most cancers.
Online
2019; 2016
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New Scan Saves Hearts

Heart disease kills 600,000 Americans every year. Now, breakthrough technology is detecting heart disease months or years before the patient shows any symptoms.
Online
2019; 2016
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Holding Your Heart in Your Hand

Five million Americans have heart failure, which can lead to heart attacks. However, if everybody in America lost ten pounds, the health of the nation would skyrocket.
Online
2019; 2016
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Vaccinate Mom to Protect Baby?

A new study is looking at whether babies are much less likely to get the flu if their moms are vaccinated during pregnancy.
Online
2019; 2016
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Testing for Parkinson's Before It Strikes

For patients with brain disorders, like Parkinson’s disease, early diagnosis can mean earlier intervention and treatment. Researchers have now developed a system that can detect Parkinson’s-like brain changes well before anyone sees signs of the disease.
Online
2019; 2016
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Tracking Tech for the Heart

Imagine a device that can send your doctor real-time information about your vital signs from anywhere in the world.
Online
2019; 2016
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Affirm: New Tool for Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Every year, hundreds of thousands of women need biopsies, but a new system is allowing doctors to target suspicious areas more precisely.
Online
2019; 2017
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SEM Scanner for Bedsores

It’s something that kills 60,000 people a year, but now a company has developed a device that can detect bedsores before they even appear.
Online
2019; 2017
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Treating Sudden Hearing Loss

Imagine waking up and not being able to hear out of one ear. Most people mistake sudden hearing loss for a head cold, but how quickly you seek treatment for it may be the difference between saving or losing your hearing.
Online
2019; 2017
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Pregnancy Danger: CMV

We hear a lot about the Zika virus, and the danger it poses to pregnant moms and their babies. Few people are aware that a much more common virus can also cause serious birth defects, and doctors say there are ways to prevent it.
Online
2019; 2018
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JVA Quick Test for TMJ

Grinding your teeth can cause unbearable jaw and head pain. Now, there is a very specific diagnostic method that can determine what is making your jaw snap, crackle and pop.
Online
2019; 2017
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Oral Cancer Detector

Nearly 50,000 people will be diagnosed with oral cancer in the United States in 2017, and those numbers are expected to rise. A simple, non-invasive test may soon be available to detect this deadly cancer early with the hope of saving more lives.
Online
2019; 2017