Category: Health

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staffApril 10, 2017

Rheumatoid arthritis tougher to spot, track in obese patients

Blood tests to diagnose and monitor rheumatoid arthritis may be thrown off by obesity in women, a new study suggests. ...

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staffApril 4, 2017

Study finds more than 20 percent of patients are misdiagnosed

Research from the Mayo Clinic shows that nearly 88 percent of patients seeking a second opinion go home with a ...

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staffApril 3, 2017

More than 20 million Britons ‘physically inactive’

More than 20 million people in the UK are physically inactive, according to a report by the British Heart Foundation. ...

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staffMarch 30, 2017

Hidden Dangers of Grapefruit You Didn’t Know About

Although grapefruit can be a healthy option since it contains vitamin C and fiber, it can be harmful to some ...

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staffMarch 29, 2017

Stop! Read before you take another sip of Bottled water

Bottled water is a convenience most people are guilty of taking advantage of, and there’s a chance yours is one ...

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staffMarch 29, 2017

Meningitis outbreak kills at least 140 in Nigeria

An outbreak of meningitis in several states of Nigeria has killed at least 140 people, officials say. It has been ...

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staffMarch 29, 2017

Why do Canadians live longer than Americans?

Canadians are outliving Americans, in some cases, by as much as a decade. Is public healthcare the secret to longevity? ...

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staffMarch 28, 2017

New approach for breast cancer treatment explored

A new study from Baylor College of Medicine targets specific proteins that cause tumor growth as a potential personalized treatment ...

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staffMarch 27, 2017

New color change test may advance cancer research

Scientists from the University of Bath in England have developed a color changing test that has the potential to help ...

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staffMarch 27, 2017

Playing video games may help treat depression

Researchers at the University of California Davis are using video games and brain training applications to treat depression. The study ...