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Depression May Hasten Death in Years After Heart Diagnosis

News Picture: Depression May Hasten Death in Years After Heart Diagnosis

By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, March 8, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Heart patients who subsequently develop depression may be about twice as likely to die over the next 10 years as those without mental health troubles, a new study suggests. Depression — which is common after a heart diagnosis — …

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Dual Method May Boost Accuracy of Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

News Picture: Dual Method May Boost Accuracy of Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

WEDNESDAY, March 4, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Adding MRI to a standard tissue biopsy appears to enhance the accuracy of a prostate cancer diagnosis, new research finds. The study, led by researchers at the U.S. National Cancer Institute (NCI), found that combining the two methods cut the rate of “underdiagnosis” …

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It wasn’t batting practice, it was malpractice: Yankees are to blame for Aaron Judge’s botched diagnosis

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TAMPA — If George Steinbrenner were alive and still running the Yankees, they’d be looking for new trainers and team doctors — even after a bunch of them were fired last winter. You can almost hear Steinbrenner bellowing: “Can anyone diagnose a (bleeping) injury around here?” Three of the Yankees …

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Late-Stage Cancer Diagnosis More Likely in Uninsured Teens, Young Adults

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THURSDAY, Feb. 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Teens and young adults who don’t have health insurance are much more likely to be diagnosed with advanced forms of cancer than other young people who do have medical coverage, according to new research. Late-stage cancer is more expensive and more difficult to …

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Autism Diagnosis Often Occurs Later for Black Children

Autism Diagnosis Often Occurs Later for Black Children

MONDAY, Feb. 20 (HealthDay News) — Black children with autism tend to be diagnosed later than white children with the disorder, and this delay can lead to longer and more intensive treatment, researchers say. Lack of access to quality, affordable and culturally knowledgeable health care are among the reasons for …

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Coronavirus Live Updates: China Changes Diagnosis Criteria, Resulting in Confusion

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Changes Diagnosis Criteria, Resulting in Confusion

China again alters the methodology for counting coronavirus cases, as death toll rises to 2,118. For the second time in a week, China on Thursday changed its criteria for confirming coronavirus cases, throwing into confusion the methodology that the country at the heart of the outbreak uses to track transmissions …

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