July 30, 2015

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  • Prostate Cancer Test Pros & Cons

    Prostate Cancer Test Pros & Cons

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Even though the PSA blood test can detect cancer early, it saves few, if any, lives and often leads to treatments that can cause serious complications, according to government experts. We'll give you the full story.

  • The Value of Lung Scans

    The Value of Lung Scans

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Thanks to new draft recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, annual lung cancer screenings are now likely to become as mainstream as mammograms and colonoscopies.

  • Should You Be Tested for Alzheimer’s?

    Should You Be Tested for Alzheimer’s?

    by John Swartzberg, M.D.

    If you feel you’ve become more forgetful, you may be tempted by the many websites and community groups offering cognitive tests for early signs of Alzheimer’s disease and other kinds of dementia—even if you’re afraid of what you’ll find out.