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Cedars-Sinai Experts Recommend Annual Pelvic Exams

AdministratorJuly 3, 2014

Annual pelvic exams are still an important tool in the overall assessment of a woman’s health, say physicians in the Cedars-Sinai Women’s Cancer Program at the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute. Recently, the American College of Physicians (ACP) recommended that annual pelvic exams be eliminated for average-risk, asymptomatic women. The ACP speculated false-positive results could Read On

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Cedars-Sinai’s 3 North Team Has New Motivation: Run for Danyel

AdministratorNovember 5, 2013

One of the teams you’ll see at the 9th annual Run for Her® is Cedars-Sinai’s 3 North. Here is their story: By the time they got to the starting line for their first Run for Her® 5K Run and Friendship Walk last year, leaders of the 3 North team had already surprised themselves with their performance. Their Read On

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President Designates September as Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

Kelli SargentSeptember 5, 2013

INCREASE YOUR AWARENESS Learn the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer and educate the women in your life. Through executive proclamation, President Barack Obama has officially declared September 2013 as National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month.  In his remarks from the White House, the President noted that over 22,000 women will die from ovarian cancer this year, and Read On

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