Chemo Drug May Buy Time for Those with Bile Duct Cancer
4 monthes ago - By MedlinePlus
For patients with the rare disease, survival benefit was seen in those given Xeloda, researchers say
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One in 5 cancers diagnosed in the US is a rare cancer
4 monthes ago - By Daily Mail
Researchers from the American Cancer Society say the rate of rare cancers is set to increase - mainly down to better testing methods which can classify cancers. But survival rates remain low.
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College students think ADHD medication helped with grades
Researchers from NYU found that 29 percent of college students from nine colleges used said ADHD medication boosted their grades. These students weren't diagnosed with the...
Need Cancer Screening? Where You Work Matters
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Men's heart attack risk starts one decade earlier
Researchers from the University Heart Center in Hamburg found men are more likely to suffer from an irregular, abnormally fast heartbeat at a younger age, which increases their...
MRI Brain Scan Can Detect Risk of Multiple Sclerosis in Kids
MRIs can reveal changes in the brain associated with MS before the clinical symptoms of the disease appear in children.
NHS faces 'ticking time bomb' from teens' unhealthy habits
Poor diet, smoking and inactivity to blame, finds a study on UK's 10-24 year olds. One in 5 secondary school children are obese. Late teen years is the peak age for exposure to...
Understanding Neurotoxicities May Help Reduce Side Effects
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Sex addiction is a myth - whatever the famous say
No sooner had the news about Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault allegations broke than he was claiming to be addicted to sex and checking in to an exclusive clinic, writes DR...
First Aid Training Can Help Parents Handle Emergencies at Home
One in ten parents would take their child to the ER immediately. Approximately, only half of parents are confident about treating their child at home.
NHS hospitals to ban family-sized chocolate bars
Family-sized chocolate bars and grab bags of sweets are to be banned from shops in NHS hospitals as part of a new clampdown. Breaching the rules could see funding restricted.