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Shots - Health News

Lung Cancer Screening Program Finds A Lot That's Not Cancer

Scanning people at risk for lung cancer finds many nodules that aren't cancerous but prompt more procedures, a study at the VA finds. A small number of people did get their cancer diagnosed early on.

Eliot Cohen, director of the Strategic Studies program, poses a question to U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies. Sgt. James McCann/Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff hide caption

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Former State Dept. Adviser Paints Gloomy Picture Of Trump's First Week

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I Can Feel It Humming The Flashbulb
5AM Glen Porter

The first session of the New Hampshire House on Jan. 4, 2017, in Concord. The chamber will soon consider legislation that will likely curtail the financial strength of labor unions. Elise Amendola/AP hide caption

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Labor Unions Appear Set For More State-Level Defeats In 2017

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White Chapel Melodium
Somehow To Keep it Going Cotton Jones

At the State Department, employees are expressing concern via an official dissent channel about the Trump administration's temporary visa and refugee ban. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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At State Department, 'Dissent Channel' In High Gear With Refugee Ban Protests

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Given You Nothing Film

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Lung Cancer Screening Program Finds A Lot That's Not Cancer

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Mountaintops in Caves Talkdemonic
Lovers' Carvings Bibio

Rana (Taraneh Alidoosti) and Emad's (Shahab Hosseini) marriage is shattered in The Salesman. Courtesy of Cohen Media Group hide caption

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Attention Must Be Paid To What 'The Salesman' Is Selling

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Este Es Mi Secreto Damiak
Advanced Falconry Mutual Benefit
Leading Goldmund
Don't Let Me Down GnuS Cello

An artist's impression of Saccorhytus coronarius, a sea creature that lived 540 million years ago. Jian Han, Northwest University, China hide caption

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Scientists Describe Ancient Bag-Like Sea Creatures From China

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From The Critic's Desk: A Preview Of 2017 In Jazz

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Jazzhole Free the Robots