June 9, 2021
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What the new colorectal cancer screening guidelines mean to you

Cancer — Histopathologic image of colonic carcinoid. Credit: Wikipedia/CC BY-SA 3.0 Screening for colorectal cancer is now recommended for all people, beginning at age 45 rather […]
June 9, 2021
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Youth Vaping Rates Decline, But 1 in 5 U.S. Teens Still Uses E-Cigs

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, June 7, 2021 (HealthDay News) Although the number of teens who use e-cigarettes has dropped significantly, new research suggests that […]
June 6, 2021
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Delhi, Mumbai ease lockdown as India COVID numbers fall

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Markets and shopping malls in New Delhi will be allowed to reopen from Monday in a further easing of the COVID-19 lockdown, […]
June 5, 2021
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ER Visits for Heart Attacks Rebounded After Pandemic Decline

FRIDAY, June 4, 2021 (HealthDay News) Emergency care for heart attacks and strokes rebounded in Northern California after initially plummeting in the early stages of the […]
June 3, 2021
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AI outperforms humans in creating cancer treatments, but do doctors trust it?

Credit: CC0 Public Domain The impact of deploying Artificial Intelligence (AI) for radiation cancer therapy in a real-world clinical setting has been tested by Princess Margaret […]
June 3, 2021
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U.S. Set to Send Millions of COVID Vaccines to Countries in Need

By Ernie Mundell and Robin Foster HealthDay Reporters WEDNESDAY, June 2, 2021 (HealthDay News) The United States will soon be sending millions of coronavirus vaccine doses […]
May 31, 2021
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Scientists discover a new genetic form of ALS in children

NIH researchers discovered a new form of ALS that begins in childhood. The study linked the disease to a gene called SPLTC1. As part of the […]
May 29, 2021
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Out-of-Pocket Costs Delay Cancer Follow-Up Care, Even for the Insured

FRIDAY, May 28, 2021 (HealthDay News) About 1 in 10 U.S. cancer survivors delays follow-up care because they can’t afford associated medical bills, even if they’re […]
May 28, 2021
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Stem cell drugs surprise researchers, could lead to better drugs in the future

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Your immune system is always busy fighting incoming threats. It consists of a system of cells, and when there is a shortage […]
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