PSA Test

29 Sep

The test: This blood test measures prostate specific antigen (PSA), a protein made by the prostate gland, and is sometime used to detect prostate cancer. Who should have it: It’s most useful for monitoring men with prostate cancer. If you … Read More »

Pap Smears

27 Sep

Many women in the U.S. get this test annually, which examines cervical cells for abnormalities that may lead to cervical cancer. But it’s unnecessary, according to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the American Cancer Society. If you’re … Read More »

Dry Eye

12 Sep

Dry eye occurs when the eye does not produce adequate tears or tears evaporate too quickly because they are not the proper consistency. Other causes of dry eye can include aging, medications, medical conditions, environmental factors and surgeries such as … Read More »