Saliva Test Could Diagnose Breast Cancer

Knoxville (WVLT) - A new saliva test could help an unlikely source test you for breast cancer.

Breast cancer is the second leading cause of death among women in the United States.

And now, a new study published in the General Dentistry journal shows a new saliva test may help dentists test for breast cancer.

Researchers found protein levels in saliva have great potential to assist in the diagnosis, treatment and follow-up care.

To read more about these new findings and advantages of saliva testing, check out the link below.

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