American Cancer Society Lowers Colorectal Cancer Screening to Age 45, Adds Additional Testing Options in Updated Guidelines

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This change in ACS guidelines would allow approximately 21 million people more to have access to colorectal cancer screening. 

Older Patients with Chronic Conditions Can Benefit from Extra Care

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Chronic Care Management (CCM) services are one of the ways in which Quest is moving beyond medical office walls to aid providers in assessing individuals and populations and closing gaps in care.

Cystic Fibrosis – Pathway to a Cure

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Did you know that although it can occur in any ethnic group, cystic fibrosis (CF) is the most common and severe inherited disease in Caucasians? 

If the Lyme Disease Test is Negative, What Then?

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When the test for Lyme disease comes back negative, but your patient is still suffering, what might be the correct diagnosis? And if the result is positive, but treatment doesn’t provide complete resolution, what else could they be infected with? These are among the challenges facing the physician with a patient with suspected Lyme disease. […]

United Nations Spotlights Hair Drug Testing in Brazil

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International dignitaries, politicians, regulators, scientists, and experts from the transportation sector gathered at the United Nations (UN) on April 27, 2018 to share with the world how Brazil uses hair drug testing technology to help keep its roads safe and reduce traffic fatalities. Research shows that Brazilian professional drivers use drugs to delay sleep and […]

Spring into Heart Health

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Understanding your risk factors for heart disease is a great first step towards taking care of your heart.

A Primer on Lyme Disease

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Lyme disease is one of the most common infectious diseases in the United States. Accurate, timely diagnosis is the key to effective treatment.

Quest Diagnostics Health & Wellness Empowers Employees to Take Charge of Their Health

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We partnered with the American Diabetes Association of Kansas City as a Wellness Lives Here™ sponsor to host educational presentations at our Kansas City-area call centers.