Huntington Disease: Would you want to know?

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The very first genetic support group I attended, even before I was in graduate school for genetic counseling, was for family members of individuals with Huntington disease. I remember how difficult it was to listen to the stories of these brave individuals, and how I could not imagine what they were going through. Many years […]

Quest Diagnostics Receives Elite Corporate Health Champion Designation by the American Diabetes Association

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The Quest Diagnostics Lenexa, Kansas, location was named an American Diabetes Association® Elite Health Champion. The Health Champion Designation is part of the Wellness Lives Here initiative, which is designed to inspire and fuel our nation’s healthful habits at work and beyond. This designation recognizes companies and organizations that inspire and encourage organizational well-being. To […]

Organ Donors are celebrated during National Donate Life Month (April)

Shining Spotlight on the Need for Organ Donors

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April is National Donate Life Month, a month to honor solid organ donors and call attention to the many patients on transplant lists who continue to wait.

Quest Supports National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

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Drug Enforcement Agency National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is scheduled for April 29, 2017, at sites in all 50 states

Still image of two doctors in an office looking at a computer monitor with results of testing from IBM Watson Genomics from Quest Diagnostics.

Quest & IBM Watson Genomics: Reaching Cancer Patients No Matter Where They Live

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New commercial highlights the abilities of IBM Watson Genomics from Quest Diagnostics for clinicians and patients, no matter where they are.

Caucasian woman with black hair, dressed in black jacket, sitting in front of a window, discussing autoimmune disease

Autoimmune Diseases Are Very Common, But Challenging to Diagnose

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Persistence in getting a proper diagnosis through evaluation and laboratory testing can lead to better patient outcomes.

Woman sneezes into a tissue; flu or influenza infection can look and feel like a cold

Let’s Talk About the Flu …

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The flu is an infection caused by the influenza virus that can look and feel like a cold, because making it very hard to tell the difference without testing.

Quest & Safeway: A Growing Partnership

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Committed to improving the convenience of the diagnostic experience for patients, we’re expanding our presence with Patient Service Centers inside Safeway supermarket locations.