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What Is Your Risk for Prostate Cancer?

12/09/2019 WebMD Health 0

The American Cancer Society estimates there will be nearly 175,000 new prostate cancer cases in the United States this year and over 31,000 deaths. One in nine men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime.

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EPA to Phase Out Chemical Testing on Mammals

11/09/2019 WebMD Health 0

The EPA has long required that new chemicals be tested on a variety of animals — including rats, dogs, birds and fish — to assess their toxicity. The percentage of tests that involve mammals was not immediately available from the EPA.

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1 in 6 Docs Say They Make Diagnostic Errors Daily

11/09/2019 WebMD Health 0

Pediatricians were less likely to say they made errors in their diagnoses every day (11%), and emergency medicine  doctors were more likely, at 26%. In between were doctors in family medicine (18%), general practice (22%), and internal medicine (15%).