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“No Need For Pap test every year”: Says American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society released new screening recommendations (14 March,2012) for the prevention and early detection of cervical cancer. Screenings are tests for women who have no symptoms of cervical cancer. Among the changes: the American Cancer Society no longer recommends that women get a Pap test every year.   Screening (March 21, 2013) Recommendations for Cervical Cancer… Read More »

Watch This Guy Get Totally Destroyed While Training for ‘American Ninja Warrior’

Brendan Jones, half of the aspirational YouTube duo Goal Guys, trained intensely for 30 days to see if he could accomplish three challenges on the hit TV show American Ninja Warrior (ANW). ANW, for those unfamiliar, is a TV show where athletes compete in a series of obstacle courses that increase with difficulty. Jones, specifically,… Read More »

American Health Care Is Sick–and Its Workers Are, Too – Scientific American Blog Network – Scientific American

American medical students, physicians and nurses: There’s good news and bad news. The bad news is that our health care system and many of its workers are sick. The good news is that we can heal them. We should waste no time in starting. Health care is a big business, and our system reimburses hospitals… Read More »