Health Advice: Medical Tests & Procedures
Good doctors could draw opposite conclusions from 2 recent reports on prostate cancer screening.
Each colon cancer screening test has its pros and cons; you do need to choose one or another.
Regular screening mammograms are important; self exams can't hurt.
Here's how to put your risks in perspective.
How to safeguard yourself against malignant melanoma.
If you're not having symptoms, yearly tests aren't necessary.
They may be a sign of metabolic syndrome, which means trouble for the heart.
Vitamin D's health benefits argue for getting higher doses.
Here's what to look for in a preventive medical exam.
You might reasonably go in annually only after you hit 60.