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A survey found that 1 in 3 people cannot name a single gynecological cancer.  Valentina Milanova, founder of Daye, lists the five cancers and their symptoms that women need to be aware of (stock photo)

A gynecological health expert reveals the signs of five cancers you MUST know about

From feeling bloated to unexpected weight loss and unusual bleeding, a gynecological health expert reveals the signs of five cancers you MUST know about A survey found that 1 in 3 people cannot name a single gynecological cancer Valentina Milanova, founder of Daye, lists the five cancers and their symptoms Spotting between cycles, pelvic discomfort …

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St. Elizabeth offers new blood test that can screen for 50 different cancers at once

St. Elizabeth offers new blood test that can screen for 50 different cancers at once

A new blood test at St. Elizabeth can screen for 50 different types of cancer. The new test, called Galleri, detects DNA from cancer cells in the blood. Health officials have said that this DNA is different from the DNA of the rest of the normal body. blood cells, it can help identify a potential …

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St. Elizabeth offers new blood test that can screen for 50 different cancers at once

St. Elizabeth offers new blood test that can screen for 50 different cancers at once

A new blood test at St. Elizabeth can screen for 50 different types of cancer. The new test, called Galleri, detects DNA from cancer cells in the blood. Health officials have said that this DNA is different from the DNA of the rest of the normal body. blood cells, it can help identify a potential …

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Blood test that screens for 50 cancers shows promise in preliminary study

A single blood test that can screen for more than 50 cancers seems to work quite well in the real world, a preliminary study reveals. The researchers found that of more than 6,600 apparently healthy people aged 50 and over, the blood test detected a possible “signal” of cancer in about 1%. When these people …

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Blood test detects multiple cancers without clear symptoms, study finds

Doctors have told the health service to brace for a new era of cancer screening after a study found a simple blood test could detect several types of cancer in patients before they develop clear symptoms . The Pathfinder study offered the blood test to more than 6,600 adults aged 50 and over and detected …

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First, new Israeli blood test could detect pancreatic and colorectal cancers

First, new Israeli blood test could detect pancreatic and colorectal cancers

Israeli scientists say they have invented a blood test that can detect colorectal cancer, which is normally detected by an invasive test, and pancreatic cancer, which today has no single diagnostic test. They say the test could also simplify screening for other cancers and save lives by eliminating invasive colonoscopies for colorectal cancer, which many …

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Researchers report dramatic increase in cancers among people under 50

Researchers report dramatic increase in cancers among people under 50

A study by researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital finds that the incidence of early-onset cancers – including breast, colon, esophagus, kidney, liver and pancreas – has risen dramatically around the world, with an increase beginning around 1990. In an effort to understand why many more people under the age of 50 are being diagnosed …

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