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10 of the Most Common Type of Blood Tests

Blood tests are one of the most common, and useful, procedures that healthcare providers use to monitor our health.
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COVID-19 Pandemic Reaches 3-Year Mark: How U.S. Efforts Stack Up

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As we celebrate the coming of a new year with 2023 on the horizon, there is a darker milestone coming up as the COVID-19 pandemic reaches it...
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Actions to Fight Antimicrobial Resistance

Antimicrobial Resistance
While it will take decades to unpack all the side effects of the global Covid-19 pandemic, researchers already know it is responsible for a ...
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What is a Wound Panel and Why Do I Need it?

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In the United States, a 2018 analysis of Medicare beneficiaries found that some 8.2 million people had wounds with treatment for acute and c...
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Beyond COVID: What Can Molecular Diagnostics Tests Be Used For?

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The nature of medicine is that in times of crisis, innovation flourishes, which is certainly the case with molecular diagnostics since the c...
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Benefits of PCR Molecular Testing for Infectious Diseases

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The COVID-19 pandemic has shone the light across a wide spectrum of medical advances such as the benefits of PCR molecular testing for infec...
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What is a CLIA Approved Lab?

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For many Americans, the accuracy of clinical laboratory tests can be a life-or-death matter, which is why it is important that more than 250...
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Pharmacogenomics Brings Precision Medicine to Long-Term Care Facilities

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The goal of precision medicine, to treat each patient individually, is becoming a reality in nursing homes and long-term care facilities tha...
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Candida auris: Drug-Resistant Germ Spreading in U.S.

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is calling Candida auris (C. auris) a “global health threat” as the drug-resistant germ...
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