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Should Healthy Men Have a PSA Test?

The pros and cons of the PSA test for prostate cancer.  Should you or someone you care about have a PSA screening test? The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recently issued a draft recommendation against routine screening for men who have no symptoms of prostate cancer, regardless of age, race, or family history. The draft recommendation was […]

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GE GetFit global twitter contest

Get Fit – Global Twitter Competition to Fight Cancer

Last summer, I wrote this story for GE Healthy Outlook about a global twitter competition to fight cancer. Harnessing the power of social media to improve health.  We all know someone who has been affected by cancer, yet the World Health Organization states that more than 30% of cancer could be prevented by modifying or […]

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