News tagged with centers for disease control and prevention

New treatment for lung cancer shows promise

A new inhalable dry powder treatment for lung cancer shows a significant increase in survival rates and is far less invasive than current treatment options, which frequently include radiation and surgery. This research is ...

dateNov 15, 2010 in Cancer
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More Americans uninsured, but rate about the same

(AP) -- The government says the number of uninsured Americans is now nearly 47 million, up about 7 percent from 2006. And a large percentage of people say they have put off health care for conditions like diabetes and high ...

dateNov 10, 2010 in Health
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