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Biomarker, Innovation

New breast cancer screening guidelines call for women to start mammograms at age 40

May 9, 2023

Via: Fox News

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), based in Rockdale, Maryland, has released a draft of new guidelines for breast cancer screenings, recommending that women begin getting mammograms every other year starting at the age of 40. The new guidelines […]


Innovation, Research

USPSTF: Still a Hard Pass on Carotid Artery Stenosis Screening

February 2, 2021

Via: MedPageToday

Carotid artery stenosis screening still can’t be recommended in the absence of symptoms, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) concluded. No “substantial” evidence has turned up in the years since its last D-grade recommendation against screening for asymptomatic adults […]