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1 in 3 Colon Cancers in Young People Has Genetic Link
Study authors recommend that people diagnosed before age 35 get tested
1 in 5 U.S. Adults Has a Physical, Mental Disability: CDC
Race, poverty and less education linked to increased odds of having a disability
1 in 6 Americans Too Far From Lifesaving Heart Centers
Problem affects more rural, poor and Hispanic people, study finds
Access to Doctors Eases in Michigan After Obamacare
Wait time didn't change after the health law's Medicaid expansion went into effect, researchers say
Activity in Genes, Immune Cells Tied to Cancer Survival in Study
Some patterns linked to better outcomes, while others were associated with poorer odds
Add Asthma, Allergy Plans to Your Back-to-School List
From students to teachers to school nurses, everyone needs to be on the same page to prevent problems
Added Radiation May Help Some With Early Breast Cancer
Studies found it lowered chances of recurrence, but did not boost overall survival
After Breast Cancer, Many in Appalachia Say No to Lifesaving Drugs
Access to care, not insurance, is a key issue, researcher says
Alcohol, Pot Combo Impairs Driving More Than Either Alone
But study finds effect isn't doubled, and alcohol still more dangerous than pot
Americans Becoming More Accepting of Gays, Lesbians, Study Finds
More people are genuinely changing attitudes, and not just bowing to cultural pressures

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