December 5, 2016

Screening and Prevention

Screening and Prevention

Adults Up to Age 45 Can Now Get the HPV Vaccine
October 5, 2018
By Jamie Ducharme / TIME

Daily Baby Aspirin May Lower Ovarian Cancer Risk
October 4, 2018
By Nicholas Bakalar / The New York Times
A standard aspirin did not lower ovarian cancer risk.

Study cracks open the secrets of the cancer-causing BRCA1 gene
September 12, 2018
By Sharon Begley / STAT

Ask Well: Can You Screen for Early Pancreatic Cancer?
August 10, 2018
By Roni Caryn Rabin / The New York Times
Pancreatic cancer is best treated at the earliest stages, but it is hard to detect.

How to Minimize Pancreatic Cancer Risk
July 23, 2018
By Jane E. Brody / The New York Times
Obesity, Type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome, all of which have risen to epidemic levels in recent years, are linked to pancreatic cancer.

Cancer Doctors Cite Risks of Drinking Alcohol
November 7, 2017
By Roni Caryn Rabin / The New York Times

Gum Disease Tied to Cancer Risk in Older Women
August 2, 2017
By Nicholas Bakalar / The New York Times

With Cancer Screening, Better Safe Than Sorry?
July 17, 2017
By Jane E. Brody / The New York Times

You Can Take Steps to Lower Your Breast Cancer Risk
May 8, 2017
By Jane E. Brody / The New York Times

CDC Doubles Down on Cancer Prevention Awareness
November 15, 2016
By Jamie Wells / American Council on Science and Health

Most popular sunscreens might not be the most effective
July 6, 2016
By Janissa Delzo / CNN

Vaccine reduces HPV in teen girls by nearly two-thirds, study says
February 21, 2016
By Jan Hoffman / Seattle Times
“A minority of females in this country have been immunized, but we’re seeing a public health impact that is quite expansive,” said Dr. Amy Middleman, of the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.