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Fungal Invasion May Drive Some Pancreatic Cancers
view post Fungal Invasion May Drive Some Pancreatic Cancers

The finding could advance the prevention and treatment of pancreatic cancer, which is usually fatal because it’s often detected too

Twins Are Becoming Less Common in U.S., for Good Reasons
view post Twins Are Becoming Less Common in U.S., for Good Reasons

Experts suspect the decline probably stems from improved techniques for assisted reproduction.

Mind-Controlled 'Exoskeleton' Restores Movement to Totally Paralyzed Man
view post Mind-Controlled ‘Exoskeleton’ Restores Movement to Totally Paralyzed Man

For the first time, a quadriplegic patient was able to walk and control both arms using this neuro-prosthetic, which records,

view post ‘It’s Empowering’: Surgeon Kristi Funk on Diet and Reducing Breast Cancer Risk

World-renowned breast cancer surgeon Kristi Funk, MD, has worked with celebrity clients and shared her expertise on shows such as

Organic Chicken Less Likely to Harbor a Dangerous 'Superbug'
view post Organic Chicken Less Likely to Harbor a Dangerous ‘Superbug’

A related study found that almost one-third of meat and poultry were contaminated with antibiotic-resistant forms of the bug, M’ikanatha

view post Multiple Myeloma Treatment: What’s New?

Is there anything new to treat multiple myeloma, a type of blood cancer? Cutting-edge drugs target and kill cancer cells

Pacemakers, Insulin Pumps Could Be Hacking Targets: FDA
view post Pacemakers, Insulin Pumps Could Be Hacking Targets: FDA

This warning concerns several operating systems that could affect medical devices connected to a network like Wi-Fi and public or

'Chemical Burns' May Be Vaping Lung Damage Source
view post ‘Chemical Burns’ May Be Vaping Lung Damage Source

The researchers saw no evidence of tissue damage from lipids such as mineral oils, which until now have been a

Seaside Living Soothes the Mind of Rich and Poor Alike
view post Seaside Living Soothes the Mind of Rich and Poor Alike

The investigators compared people’s health to their proximity to the coast and found that people living in towns and cities

view post How I Curbed High Cholesterol, Fibroids, Heartburn, and Anemia with a Plant-Based Diet

Marjorie Leon lost weight on a low-carb diet, but she ended up with high cholesterol, anemia, a stomach ulcer, and

County Delays Georgia Sterigenics Reopening
view post County Delays Georgia Sterigenics Reopening

The Sterigenics facility, which sterilizes medical supplies with ethylene oxide, had been temporarily shut down while doing construction to reduce

Bernie Sanders Treated for Blocked Artery
view post Bernie Sanders Treated for Blocked Artery

Sanders, 78 — the oldest candidate on the campaign trail — felt chest discomfort during a rally Tuesday evening in

Johnson & Johnson Settles Opioid Suit in Ohio
view post Johnson & Johnson Settles Opioid Suit in Ohio

The federal lawsuit is scheduled to start in less than three weeks, and four companies have already settled. But companies

Cooling Cardiac Arrest Patients May Mean Better Long-Term Brain Function
view post Cooling Cardiac Arrest Patients May Mean Better Long-Term Brain Function

For cardiac arrest patients with what’s called a “nonshockable” rhythm, cooling the body almost doubles the odds they’ll have good

Bans on Flavored E-Cigs Continue
view post Bans on Flavored E-Cigs Continue

In Ohio, Gov. Mike DeWine has called for a law banning flavored vaping products including mint and menthol. The statewide

Are ‘Plant-Based’ Veggie Burgers Actually Healthy?
view post Are ‘Plant-Based’ Veggie Burgers Actually Healthy?

Plant-based veggie burgers have officially hit the big time. These days, you can find hearty, satisfying vegan patties on the

Childhood TB Shot May Offer Lung Cancer Protection
view post Childhood TB Shot May Offer Lung Cancer Protection

A tuberculosis vaccine commonly used in other parts of the world might reduce a person’s risk of developing lung cancer

Stroke Rate Continues to Fall for Older Americans
view post Stroke Rate Continues to Fall for Older Americans

Starting in the late 1980s, stroke rates among older Americans began to fall — and the decline shows no signs

Fish Oil Supplements May Do Your Heart Good
view post Fish Oil Supplements May Do Your Heart Good

Millions of Americans pop a fish oil supplement each day, hoping to bolster their heart health. Now, research suggests they

One Dead in NC Legionnaires' Outbreak
view post One Dead in NC Legionnaires’ Outbreak

Confirmed cases of Legionnaires disease linked to a North Carolina state fair now stand at 79, including 55 people hospitalized