Pastor Darrell L. Sydnor is Indy’s Hometown Hero. A retired Army Major, Pastor Sydnor is a humble servant who works hard to serve the entire community at large. 164 more words
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It could be that existing studies are simply underpowered to detect the overall benefit. But it’s also possible that the reduction in cancer deaths has been offset by increases in deaths that result from adverse, unintended consequences of screening…
Do you really feel prepared to make most healthcare decisions for yourself or your family?
Maybe you expect your healthcare providers will tell you whatever it is you need to know. 377 more words
USA Today and Kaiser Health News just published a terrific story on the hazards of overscreening, overtesting, and pry-poke-and-prod programs.
It revealed how screening all employees every year–and then sending them in for checkups –makes no sense on any level, and is contrary to all guidelines and literature. 353 more words