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Dogs Could Detect Prostate Cancer With 98 Percent Accuracy

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May 19, 2014
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A new study says dogs detected prostate cancer about four times more accurately than traditional tests. Video provided by Newsy


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MultiVu (May 28, 2013) — Diabetes experts met and determined that some self-monitoring blood glucose (SMBG) systems, despite meeting accuracy standards at the time of US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance, fail to consistently meet accuracy standards once on the market, potentially putting patient health at risk.
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Blood Test Could Help Detect Prostate, Lung Cancer Sooner

Blood Test Could Help Detect Prostate, Lung Cancer Sooner

Newsy (Oct. 16, 2013) — Researchers from the Cleveland Clinic say they have developed a blood test that can detect some cases of early prostate and lung cancer.
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Blood Test Could Help Detect Prostate, Lung Cancer Sooner

Blood Test Could Help Detect Prostate, Lung Cancer Sooner

Newsy (Oct. 16, 2013) — Researchers from the Cleveland Clinic say they have developed a blood test that can detect some cases of early prostate and lung cancer.
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Military Dog Sniffs Out Prostate Cancer

Military Dog Sniffs Out Prostate Cancer

Reuters (May 30, 2011) — It's a sniffer dog with a difference: a military Belgian Shepherd that has been trained to detect signs of prostate cancer in patients' urine. According to French scientists, the dog can do it far more accurately than currently available techniques.
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