Blood Test Can Show If You're Protected From MumpsThe recent outbreak of mumps has public health officials reminding everyone of the importance of vaccinations, but they say even if you've had your shot, you could still be under-vaccinated.
New Blood Tests May Transform Cancer CareA new type of blood test is starting to transform cancer treatment, sparing some patients from the surgical and needle biopsies that have been long needed to guide their care.
Oklahoma Bill Would Force STD Tests For Couples Prior To MarriageIf Senate Bill 733 passes in Oklahoma, couples who apply for marriage licenses there may be denied if they have a STD.
Court: Warrant Needed To Draw Blood In DWI CasesTexas' highest criminal court has ruled that drawing the blood of an uncooperative drunken driving suspect in Texas without a search warrant is unconstitutional.
2 Seasons Since NFL Agreement, Still No HGH TestsHGH is a banned performance-enhancing drug that is hard to detect and has been linked to health problems such as diabetes, cardiac dysfunction and arthritis.
Blood Type Might Be A Clue To Heart Disease Risk Here's another reason to know your blood type — it might be a clue to your risk of heart disease. People who have blood types A, B, or AB have a slightly higher risk of heart disease compared to those with type O.
Blood Sample May Predict When You're Going To DieA blood test that measures how quickly a person is aging could let some sick people know if they are dying faster than others.
New Blood Test For Expectant Moms Can Reveal Down SyndromeA simple blood test may replace the invasive amniocentesis as the standard for testing a fetus for Down's syndrome.
Texas Center Part Of Single Cell Cancer Test TrialsA blood test so sensitive that it can spot a single cancer cell lurking among a billion healthy ones is moving one step closer to being available at your doctor's office.
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