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Colon Cancer in the News

9/1/20 – With the recent tragic, untimely death of actor Chadwick Boseman, colorectal cancer is again in the news. Given this recent attention, we thought it prudent to repost our article on…Read More

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Coronavirus August 2020—Part 9 Masks, Vaccines, and Rapid Testing

8/24/20 – Your COVID-19 Questions Answered—Rapid Tests, Masks, and Vaccines In this post, we tackle the issue of masks, vaccines, and rapid testing for COVID-19. As always, our aim is to provide…Read More

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Coronavirus May 2020—Part 8 How to Reopen a Business Safely

5/13/20 – UPDATE: Since the original publication of this post, a review of the literature has caused us to revise our original recommendation on cloth masks. You can find the updated recommendation…Read More

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Coronavirus April 2020—Part 7 The Accuracy of Our Antibody Test

4/24/20 – UPDATE: Since the original publication of this post, a study was published in the Journal of Clinical Microbiology on the performance characteristics of the Abbott test that show it’s even…Read More

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Coronavirus April 2020—Part 6 Evaluating Diagnostic Tests

4/10/20 – This post includes math that may make your head spin, but we felt it was necessary to go through the statistics in detail to prove a crucial point, that antibody…Read More

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Coronavirus April 2020—Part 5 The Real Risk of Death

3/31/20 – As with previous articles in this series, in this article we’re going to cover more of the emerging science around COVID-19. We’re also going to talk about the psychology of…Read More

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March is Colorectal Awareness Month

3/30/20 – Colorectal cancer is a disease that affects the large intestine, or colon. It’s the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the U.S., affecting men and women of all racial…Read More