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diagnosis

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IBM microfluidics tech designed to improve cancer diagnosis

A technique to pump tiny amounts of marker fluids onto a test sample could enable many more tests during a biopsy and therefore a better understanding of a person's cancer.

By Oct. 22, 2013

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Breakthrough heart scan leads to early diagnosis

Due to its unprecedented sensitivity to magnetic fluctuations, a prototype magnetometer could greatly improve the diagnosis of cardiac conditions.

By Jan. 28, 2010

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Imaginary phone diagnosis: 'Vibranxiety'

You may have 'phantom vibration syndrome.'

By Jun. 20, 2007

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Improving CT scans to speed up lung cancer diagnosis

Researchers unveil new ways to improve the accuracy of CT scans as well as speed up the time it takes to find telltale changes in lung tissue that hint at lung cancer.

By Apr. 28, 2010

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Vista's self-diagnosis tools

Vista's self-diagnosis tools

By May. 31, 2006

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Jobs hid cancer diagnosis for 9 months

The thorny question of executive health and requirements for disclosure is raised in a Fortune article on Apple CEO Steve Jobs' decisions following a diagnosis of cancer in 2003.

By Mar. 4, 2008

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Scientists inch closer to blood test for pancreatic cancer

Without any screening tests, pancreatic cancer is rarely diagnosed early, and has become the fourth-leading cause of cancer deaths in the US. Steve Jobs died of it at the age of 56 in 2011.

By Jan. 22, 2014

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To diagnose prostate cancer faster, scientists bring aboard engineers

Using computational modeling, a team of doctors and engineers are working together to create a quicker, less-expensive way to help diagnose prostate cancer.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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Google-like data bank of kids' brain scans could aid docs

The goal of the cloud-computing project is to let physicians and radiologists "google" a brain scan to find patients with similar abnormalities, review their anonymous medical records, and improve both diagnosis and treatment.

By Jan. 9, 2014

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Craving a cozy fire on a snowy night? There's an app for that

With Heat & Glo's new IntelliFire app, a roaring fire is just a tap away.

By Feb. 4, 2014