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A coalition has urged Congress to ensure that Medicaid patients are guaranteed coverage to participate in potentially life-saving clinical trials.
A KHN investigation found that manufacturers, hospitals, doctors and some patient advocates have put marketing muscle behind 3D mammograms.
State-by-state variations in cancer deaths suggest that effective cancer prevention and treatment could yield economic benefits.
We need our federal programs and policies to reflect the goal of improving the health of both women and men.
Association health plans were under the microscope at a congressional hearing on protections for patients with pre-existing conditions.
Medical and patient advocacy groups launched an ad campaign to oppose a proposal they say will restrict patient access to prescription drugs.
Groups like the AMA are pushing for an injunction on short-term plans as Senate Democrats plan to force a vote this week.
A new study spotlights the mental health impacts of hospital-acquired infections, plus more healthcare headlines.
ASCO is recommending that all patients age 65 and older receive a geriatric assessment when considering or undergoing chemotherapy.
The ACS released new guidelines that recommend that colorectal cancer screening start earlier and more physician practice news from around the web.