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COPD False Positive Diagnosis Found in the Majority of Study Cases

February 13, 2019 Share this content: Overdiagnosis of COPD was also more likely to occur in individuals with higher education levels, wheeze, or concomitant heart disease or asthma. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is prone to false positive diagnosis, according to an article published in CHEST. Misdiagnosed individuals may be at risk for adverse side… Read More »

Mother-of-three who's been shaving her body since she was 12 finally receives a diagnosis

Mother-of-three who’s been shaving her entire body since she was 12 finally receives a diagnosis – but her boyfriend says she’s perfect as she is Dana, 32, of Portland, Oregon, grew up in sunny Florida, where skin is often on show She said other kids poked fun at her so she started shaving and bleaching… Read More »