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COVID-19 in babies and children

Know the symptoms of COVID-19 in children, what to do if your child appears sick and how to keep your family healthy.

Dense breast tissue: What it means to have dense breasts

Find out what it means if your mammogram report says you have dense breast tissue. Learn about additional breast cancer screening tests to consider.

Breast cancer staging

Breast cancer staging helps your doctor select the most appropriate treatments.

STD testing: What's right for you?

Find out how your risk factors affect the types of tests you'll need for sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

Biopsy: Types of biopsy procedures used to diagnose cancer

Learn about the different ways of collecting suspicious cells to test in the lab to diagnose cancer.

Cancer survival rate: What it means for your prognosis

No one can predict the future, but cancer survival rates can give you an idea of your prognosis. Should you pay attention to them?

Blood pressure chart: What your reading means

Checking your blood pressure helps you avoid health problems. Learn more about what your numbers mean.

Asthma: Steps in testing and diagnosis

Think you or your child might have asthma? Here's what's involved in making a diagnosis.

Cancer blood tests: Lab tests used in cancer diagnosis

Blood tests used to help diagnose cancer include CBC and tumor marker tests. Other tests and procedures are needed to confirm a cancer diagnosis.

Diagnosing Alzheimer's: How Alzheimer's is diagnosed

Even though there isn't a cure, early diagnosis of Alzheimer's dementia is important.

Breast cancer types: What your type means

Doctors use specialized tests to analyze your cancer cells and gather information to determine your breast cancer type.

Prostate cancer screening: Should you get a PSA test?

Learn about the pros and cons of the PSA test so you're ready to talk about prostate cancer screening with your doctor.

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