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Are Routine Ultrasounds for Women With Dense Breasts Worthwhile?

New research questions the value of ultrasound screening for women with dense breasts who've had a normal mammogram.
Prompt Treatment of Shoulder Dislocation May Prevent Future Problems

Immediate medical treatment of a dislocated shoulder reduces the risk of bone, muscle and nerve injuries as well as the risk of future dislocations, a new study found.
Brain Scans Yield Clues to Future Stroke Risk

Brain scans taken shortly after a mild stroke can help identify patients at risk of suffering another stroke within three months, a new study suggests.
Many Kids Exposed to Unneeded X-Rays, Study Finds

Many American children receive unnecessary chest X-rays, a new study indicates.
New Device May Make Mammograms More Comfortable

Dutch researchers have developed a device that may reduce the discomfort many women feel during a mammogram while preserving the quality of the image.
Study Finds No Added Benefit From Routine Heart Scans for Diabetics

Routine screening for heart disease isn't effective for people with diabetes who have no symptoms but are at high risk for a heart attack, according to a new study.
Medicare to Cover Lung Cancer Screening for Long-Time Smokers

Annual lung cancer screenings for long-term smokers may soon be covered by Medicare, the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced Monday.
Chronic Pot Smoking May Alter Brain, Study Suggests

Long-term marijuana use appears to alter a person's brain, causing one region associated with addiction to shrink and forcing the rest of the brain to work overtime to compensate, a new study reports.
Lung Cancer Screening Can Be Cost Effective, Study Reports

Lung cancer screening with CT scans can be cost-effective while saving lives, a new study suggests.
MRI May Spot Early Signs of Mental Decline, Study Finds

An MRI scan that measures blood flow in the brain may help predict which older adults are at risk for future memory loss, a preliminary study suggests.

 

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