Prevention and Screening

For women with genetic risk, bi-annual MRI beats mammograms

New research shows young women at the highest genetic risk for breast cancer had more effective screenings when they received a dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging (DCE-MRI) exam every six months, rather than an annual mammogram.

Personalized blood sugar goals can save diabetes patients thousands

Cost analysis shows setting blood sugar targets tailored to patient needs can save more than $13,500 over a lifetime compared with uniform national recommendations.