Environmental enrichment triggers mouse wound repair response
Living in a stimulating environment has a wide range of health benefits in humans and has even been shown to fight cancer in mice, but the underlying mechanisms have been...
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Delaying colonoscopy after positive FIT linked to higher CRC risk
Patients with a positive fecal immunochemical test who waited more than 10 months to undergo the required follow-up colonoscopy had a higher risk for colorectal cancer and a...
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FDA Takes Action Against 'Bogus Cancer Cures'
The FDA has sent warning letters to 14 companies that are 'peddling bogus cancer cures' and are exploiting the cancer patients' desperation. Medscape Medical News
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New way to speed search for cancer cures dramatically
A new technique will let a single cancer research lab do the work of dozens, dramatically accelerating the search for new treatments and cures. And the technique will benefit...
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FDA Warns Against Unproven Anti-Cancer Products
Letters target 14 companies selling dozens of pills, salves, teas
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What You Need to Know About High-Risk Insurance Pools
High-risk health insurance pools are back in the news after it was reported House Republicans are considering making them a component of their plan to repeal and replace the...
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Penn professor to become American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons' first female president
Kristy L. Weber, MD, will become the first female president of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons in 2019.Weber, chief of orthopedic oncology for University of...
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Studying a catalyst for blood cancers
A new paper describes how TET2 loss can open the door for mutations that drive myeloid, lymphoid, and other cancers.
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Prostate Cancer Is Deadlier In Black Men-So What Does That Mean For Screening?
Photograph by Getty Images Experts weigh in on whether the national recommendations should be tweaked For years, experts have flip-flopped over whether doctors should...
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This Court Case Decided Cell Phones Give You Brain Tumors
Photograph by Getty Images The ruling is the first of its kind Here's a judgment that could set some serious precedent for people stuck on their work phones all day. An Italian...
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Fed Up With Losing Their Kids To Drug Overdoses, Parents Share Their Stories
Every morning, when I log into Facebook, I'm already braced for the punch. I know what I'll see. Another parent, another family, posting about their child's fatal overdose...
BOSE headphones spy on users to gather listener profiles, claims lawsuit
Bose is selling your personal information to third party mining companies, a new class-action lawsuit claims. The complaint filed in the U.S. District Court in Chicago accuses...
'Artificial womb' that can keep premature babies alive
The device has successfully been tested on foetal lambs equivalent in age to 23-week-old human infants, according to researchers at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
Scientists discover PTSD gene
Harvard University researchers analyzed data on more than 20,000 people participating in 11 multi-ethnic studies around the world. They found a genetic variation linked with PTSD.
Four new types of human blood cell are found by scientists
Researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology have found four new types of white blood cell that play a role in the body's immune system to help our bodies to fight...
The Story Behind Photo Of Two Rainbow Babies Will Tug On Every Single...
After the loss of their baby, a family welcomed not one - but two - rainbow babies A year after Cindy and Jim Bob Harrington suffered the unimaginable loss of their their son...
Does Death of Siblings in Childhood Increase Death Risk of Surviving Children?
Loss of same-sex sibling or sibling with closer age, increases the likelihood of death among surviving children.
Here's What the iPhone 8 Will Probably Look Like
Photograph by Twitter.com/VenyaGeskin1 Photos of a model for Apple's next phone have leaked The anticipation for Apple's upcoming iPhone 8 is high, even though the product is...
Scientists are one step closer towards a chlamydia cure
Scientists at the University of British Columbia created a model that shows how chlamydia interacts with the immune system. Genes, known as IRF5 and IL-10RA, play a key role in...
Growing attention turns to cerebrospinal fluid pressure in glaucoma
Reviewed by R. Rand Allingham, MD Elevated intraocular pressure has long been recognized to play a role in glaucoma, and data from population-based studies demonstrate that...