January 18, 2023Featured, Research, Treatments

Differences in how breast cancer presents

How breast cancer presents on imaging based on race: An updated analysis 25 years in the making Hannah Murphy | November 21, 2022 | Breast Imaging A new analysis recently highlighted numerous differences in how breast cancer presents on imaging based on a patient’s race.  Whether patients are African American (AA) or Non-Latina White (NLW) […]

July 26, 2022Research, Treatments

CT key to accurate emphysema assessment in Black adults

CT key to accurate emphysema assessment in Black adults By Kate Madden Yee, AuntMinnie.com staff writer July 20, 2022 — Using spirometry alone to identify emphysema in Black adults can lead to underdiagnosis, highlighting the need for CT imaging to evaluate the lung health of this population, according to a study published July 19 in […]

July 5, 2022Lifestyle, Research

McKinsey Health Institute: Adding years to life and life to years

McKinsey Health Institute Adding years to life and life to years March 29, 2022 | Report By Erica Coe, Martin Dewhurst, Lars Hartenstein, Anna Hextall, and Tom Latkovic (excerpt) Historically, society has defined health in terms of the presence or absence of disease. Someone is deemed to be “in good health” if disease has no […]