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Could gut bacteria predict and prevent rheumatoid arthritis? New US research has uncovered another link between gut health and physical ailments, finding that the bacteria in the gut could potentially predict an individual's risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disorde
Yahoo! News | Jul 13, 2016 3:43 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
BRIEF-Lidds: New patent approvals for treatment of prostate cancer and NanoZolid July 13 (Reuters) - Lidds AB : * Says patent authority in Soth Africa has approved LIDDS patent for treatment of prostatecancer * Says has received Notice of Allowance regarding patent for treatment of prostate cancer inNorway * Has also received Notice o
Yahoo! News | Jul 13, 2016 08:35 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
For Anyone Who Suffers From Depression: You Are Still Worthy Midweekend, when the revelry of everyone I know would be at its height, barreling over with all the excitement of a child's birthday party. But rather than toasting the chill bottle drips of summer beers or even laying listlessly in a park -- an acti
Yahoo! News | Jun 14, 2016 12:44 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
New York poised to expand access to breast cancer screening ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York is poised to expand access to breast cancer screening under an agreement reached by top state lawmakers and Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who made combating the cancer a priority after the successful cancer treatment of his girl
Yahoo! News | Jun 13, 2016 8:24 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month: 10 ways to love your brain and improve cognitive health It's never to late to adopt key lifestyle habits to reduce cognitive decline, and with June being Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month in the US we've rounded up the top 10 ways to love your brain and improve cognitive health with the help
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When to give up: Treatment or comfort for late-stage cancer? Two months before Joe Clark died of colon cancer at age 31, a doctor gently told him it was time to stop treatment. He had suffered through more than a year of chemotherapy that produced painful sores ...
Yahoo! News | Jun 6, 2016 11:53 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Study finds 140,000 bad reactions to antibiotics Reuters - Bad reactions to antibiotics, mostly allergic ones, send people to U.S. emergency rooms more than 140,000 times each year, government researchers reported on Wednesday.
Yahoo! News | Aug 13, 2008 4:01 PM [GMT] | 1 comment | recommend
Commonly Used HIV Infectivity Rate Misses Risks HealthDay - TUESDAY, Aug. 5 (HealthDay News) -- A widely used HIV infectivity ratedoesn't take into account multiple risk factors, say U.S. researchers whoreviewed published data.
Yahoo! News | Aug 5, 2008 9:01 PM [GMT] | 1 comment | recommend
HIV Patients Living Longer HealthDay - THURSDAY, July 24 (HealthDay News) -- Since 1996, the life expectancyof HIV patients in developed countries taking antiviral therapy hasincreased more than 13 years, and deaths have dropped by almost 40percent, researchers report.
Yahoo! News | Jul 25, 2008 8:02 PM [GMT] | 1 comment | recommend
Antipsychotics Dangerous for Elderly With Dementia HealthDay - MONDAY, May 26 (HealthDay News) -- Elderly people with dementia who aregiven antipsychotics, even for a very short period of time, are morelikely to end up in the hospital or even die, new research shows.
Yahoo! News | May 28, 2008 03:47 AM [GMT] | 1 comment | recommend