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Q: What’s up with the controversy about breast cancer screening?A: Many factors must be considered to evaluate a screening test:- How common is the disease being screened for? The more common it is, the more people there are that potentially may benefit from screening.- Are there subsets of the population that have an increased risk for the disease being screened for? If this is the case, screening might only be indicated in some people.- Are there any risks from...

Updated at 10:19 AM

Because so many people are on a diet or thinking about going on a diet, dieting is a very popular subject.Recently, two studies have been reported that add to the already existing data concerning dieting. In one study, researchers reviewed...

Posted at 8:00 AM

Fund set up in honor of the late Anita Lynch

Posted at 8:00 AM

Pam Knechtel is preparing to run a half marathon in February of 2015 at Disney World in Florida.

Updated Oct 23, 2014 at 8:11 PM

Some Republican lawmakers questioned Wednesday whether emergency responders have the training and resources to handle a potential Ebola outbreak in Missouri.

Posted Oct 23, 2014 at 12:30 PM

Fifty-four-year old Beckie Higeons remembers that fall day in 2006 well.

Posted Oct 23, 2014 at 12:00 PM

Status: At my last check up, which was in August, they consider me in remission.

Posted Oct 23, 2014 at 12:00 PM

Cancer survivor still fights years after the battle

Updated Oct 22, 2014 at 12:22 PM

80-year-old beats cancer by not making it hers

Updated Oct 22, 2014 at 12:16 PM

Survivor credits 3 things that help her in fight against breast cancer

Updated Oct 22, 2014 at 12:14 PM

Dr. Yaqoob Ali, who specializes in cancer hematology and whose areas of interest includes patients with cancer or blood disorders, practices with Mercy Clinic Cancer Hematology-Rolla. Dr. Ali has been practicing in Rolla for about eight years.

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