ISSUE 147: Special Section

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The Tale of the Fifth Vital Sign

Opioid prescriptions decline but deaths from overdose rise LEXINGTON The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported more than 100,000 people died of drug

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Preponderance of Evidence

GEORGETOWN Doctors and nurses know a lot. I imagine medical school to be a grueling, hazing onslaught of anatomy, physiology, endocrinology, with organic chemistry as

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Doing My Part

GEORGETOWN My ’84 Chevy pick-up truck and I had similar experiences of late. We both went to the shop for a good going over. The

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“45 Is the New 50”

FRANKFORT The recent change in the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) guidelines to start colorectal cancer (CRC) screening at age 45 gives us an

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Multi-Cancer Early Detection

LEXINGTON This year marks the 50th anniversary of President Nixon’s “War on Cancer.” By 2030, cancer is expected to overtake cardiovascular disease as the number

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