3 New Medical Tests that Can Save Your Life – But You Have to Ask
We have all heard the stories, someone we know has died suddenly - a massive heart attack while on a leisurely stroll or an unexpected cancer diagnosis.
So what can you do to make sure a deadly surprise isn’t in store for you? Happily, a couple of young and scrappy companies are bringing new tests to market with an eye on the aging boomer population. Here, 3 new and little-known medical tests that can detect deadly killers like cancer and heart disease before they happen. The catch: None of these is standard protocol yet, so you have to ask your doctor for them. And you may need to be a tad pushy, listing risk factors like family history. But you can be assertive when the result is adding years to your life, right?