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High School Football Penalty Flags Go Blue This Week in Five States to Mark Prostate Cancer Awarenes

Those familiar yellow football penalty flags that are thrown by referees will be replaced with special light blue ones this week during dozens of high school football games in five states. It’s not that a kinder and gentler reminder of a rules violation has taken over, at least not permanently. Rather, this is the… High School Football Penalty Flags Go Blue This Week in Five States to Mark Prostate Cancer Awarenes   



Multidisciplinary approach is key to successful treatment of aggressive prostate cancer

A research team from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) designated Kimmel Cancer Center (KCC) at Jefferson has concluded – for the first time – that a multidisciplinary clinic approach to aggressive prostate cancer can improve survival in patients. The results from the 15-year study of the multidisciplinary clinic can be found in the November… Multidisciplinary approach is key to successful treatment of aggressive prostate cancer   



Mammograms: Detecting More Than Breast Cancer, May Help Assess Heart Risk in Kidney Disease Patients

Routine mammograms performed for breast cancer screening could serve another purpose as well: detecting calcifications in the blood vessels of patients with advanced kidney disease, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (CJASN).

Mammograms show calcium deposits in the breast arteries in… Mammograms: Detecting More Than Breast Cancer, May Help Assess Heart Risk in Kidney Disease Patients   



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