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DocsTALK Podcast: What Does Healthy Look Like?
Listen to the April 2015 docsTALK podcast. Even if you are not a doctor there are a lot of times you can tell someone is not in the best of health just by looking at them. Maybe their skin is just not the right color. Maybe their eyes aren’t white or[…]
Caped Crusaders for High Quality, Low Cost
There have been a lot of amazing changes happening in the Laboratory lately. The group has been working diligently to improve workflow and efficiency in one of the busiest areas of the hospital. Accuracy and efficiency are hugely important—almost every patient who passes through our doors will need to use[…]
Breast and Ovarian Cancer: Can Genetic Counseling Help Determine Risk?
With Angelina Jolie in the news recently for preventatively having her ovaries removed—following a preventative double mastectomy just two years ago—many women have questions about genetic counseling and the role it can play in determining your risk for breast and ovarian cancer. If you test positive for one of the[…]
What’s In Your Genes?
Genetic counseling might sound a little extraordinary, but there are a number of reasons why ordinary people seek it out. A couple planning a pregnancy may have concerns about a family history of disease. Or a woman whose mom and sister both had breast cancer might want to know more[…]
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