Recently, a new screening test for colon cancer has come onto the scene. The test is called Cologuard. It is a home test which involves taking a stool sample and then sending it to a lab where several things (including DNA) will be looked at to see if there are any potential indicators of colon cancer. The idea behind the test is that if the results come back positive, a person should then seek out more comprehensive tests to determine if they do in fact have colon cancer.
One of the major decisions that comes before a person when they have had a Social Security Disability benefits claim denied is whether to pursue an appeal of the denial. One of the major questions that may be on an individual's mind when making this decision is: why was my initial claim denied?
Gaining a greater understanding of brain disorders is an incredibly important pursuit. A major study is beginning which is aimed at learning more about two specific types of mental disorders: schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.