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Older Americans Are Being Overscreened for Cancer

Older Americans may be receiving cancer screenings not recommended by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, according to a study published in JAMA. The task...
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Cardio Round-up: Statins and Mortality, Physical Activity Post-Ablation, and More

Statins Linked with Lower Risk of Death in Elderly Patients This study included data on patients aged 75 years or older from the Veterans Health...
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Hem/Onc Round-up: Cancer Treatment and Fertility, Osteopathic Medicine for Chemo Relief, and more

Here are the top stories recently covered by DocWire News in the hematology/oncology section. In this edition, read about cancer treatment and fertility in...

Surgical Delays Due to COVID-19 are Associated with Shorter Survival Times in Patients with...

Surgical delays due to SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) are linked with shorter survival times in colorectal cancer, according to a new study published in the Journal...
Colorectal Cancer Risk Lowered by ACE Inhibitors: Analysis

Colorectal Cancer Risk Lowered by ACE Inhibitors: Analysis

Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, commonly used to treat hypertension, may be associated with a decreased risk for colorectal cancer as well. A new retrospective analysis...
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This Food May Reduce The Risk of Digestive Tract Cancer

Researchers recently analyzed the literature to determine the association between whole grain intake and digestive tract cancer. They concluded that a diet high in...
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Screening Guidelines for EOCRC Based on Family History

One of the recommended strategies for preventing and detecting early-onset colorectal cancer (EOCRC) is utilizing family history to aid decision making regarding optimal age...

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