Lupus associated with higher risk for 16 cancer types
Research published in Arthritis Research & Therapy demonstrated that men and women with systemic lupus erythematosus had increased odds of developing 16 different types of...
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SLE linked to increased risk for 16 cancers, decreased risk for melanoma
Systemic lupus erythematosus is associated with an increased risk for 16 cancers, including Hodgkin's and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, leukemia and multiple myeloma, but a decreased...
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World Trade Center responders may face increased cancer burden, elevated myeloma risk
Rescue and recovery workers who responded to the World Trade Center site after 9/11 will experience a greater cancer burden over the next 20 years than a demographically...
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Healthy Living Counteracts Alzheimer's Genetic Risk
Even if you are unlucky enough to carry genes that predispose you to Alzheimer's disease, a healthy lifestyle can minimize that risk, new research shows.
ESPN founder Bill Rasmussen reveals he has Parkinson's disease
The 86-year-old, who started the Entertainment and Sports Programming Network in 1979 with his son Scott, revealed he was diagnosed in 2014, and decided to keep the news private.
Is Sex Good Medicine for Parkinson's?
Can sex help improve the health of a Parkinson's patient? It might - at least for some.
Cumulative Cognitive Reserve Tied to Dementia Risk
Even with high Alzheimer's pathology, clinical dementia risk is affected
Dementia Incidence Reduced in People With High-Risk Genetics
New findings challenge "genetic fatalism" of Alzheimer's disease
How do the breasts change with age and why?
As a person gets older, their breasts naturally change shape and size, and they often develop lumps. In this article, we look at how aging affects the breasts, including...
ASH announces award recipients
Several distinguished leaders in hematology will be honored with awards and special lectures at this year's ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition, scheduled for Dec. 7-10 in...
TAPUR study fulfilling need to better understand targeted therapies, ASCO's...
The Targeted Agent and Profiling Utilization Registry , or TAPUR, study is fulfilling a need in clinical research across the United States for patients with advanced cancers...
Scientists are closing in on a blood test for Alzheimer's
Scientists are closing in on a long-sought goal a blood test to screen people for possible signs of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia
Researchers discover new therapeutic target for treatment of Alzheimer's disease
Experiments performed in mice, in which the main pathogenic markers of the disease have been evaluated, show that the progression of the disease is prevented when the function...