A doctor explains screening results to a patient

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screenings Dropped Sharply Early in the Pandemic

A recent study examined how the COVID-19 pandemic affected breast and cervical cancer screening services for women of racial and ethnic minority groups.

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Unusual Spike in RSV Cases this Summer

The CDC warns about a recent spike in RSV cases and calls for broader testing for this virus, which can cause severe illness in young children and the elderly.

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FDA Approves Controversial Alzheimer Disease Drug

The FDA's remarkable approval of a new drug that targets beta amyloid in the brain stirs hope among patients but criticism among some experts.

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