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Immunity against cancer gets a boost from one common nutrient, research shows: 'Intrigue and optimism'

Vitamin D could be a surprise weapon against cancer, new research suggests. A study in mice published last week in the journal Science found that eating a diet rich in…

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  • May 4, 2024
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'Liquid gold' could offer new hope to multiple sclerosis patients, research suggests

Researchers may have struck “gold” when it comes to treating diabetes multiple sclerosis. An experimental drug called CNM-Au8 – a drinkable liquid containing gold nanocrystals – has shown promising results…

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US health experts are recommending less alcohol as new research questions its benefits

Global drinking guidelines are shifting toward recommending less alcohol consumption. According to the World Health Organization, more than 200 health problems have been linked to alcohol. Genetic studies show that…

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Breast cancer mammography screenings should start at age 40 instead of age 50, health task force says

According to updated recommendations from the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), women over the age of 40 should get a mammogram every two years. This is a significant change…

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  • May 4, 2024
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Common mental health problem can shorten the lives of cancer survivors, research shows

Research shows that cancer survivors who feel lonely are at greater risk of dying. The study, led by the American Cancer Society (ACS) and published in the Journal of the…

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  • May 4, 2024
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When to Care for a Parent: How to Avoid Caregiver Burnout

For members of the so-called 'sandwich generation', duplication of work in healthcare can take its toll. Serving as a caregiver for a parent with dementia while simultaneously caring for children…

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  • May 4, 2024
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One mother's heartbreaking story, plus mammography guidance and cancer-fighting nutrients

Derek McFadden, pictured left with his mother Robin McFadden, was 23 when he committed suicide on August 17, 2018 in Tucson, Arizona. (Robin McFadden) 'BROKE MY HEART' – A New…

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High levels of resistant bacteria found in uncooked meat and raw dog food

High levels of E. coli were found in uncooked meat and raw dog food sold grocery stores in Britain, according to research presented last week at the Global Congress of…

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Pregnancy-related deaths are back to pre-pandemic levels, CDC data says

The number of pregnancy-related deaths in the US has fallen to pre-pandemic levels, new government data shows. About 680 women died during pregnancy or shortly after giving birth last year,…

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The outbreak of Mpox in Congo may be a new form of the disease

Congo is struggling to contain its largest MPox outbreak, and scientists say a new form of the disease discovered in a mining town could spread more easily among people. Since…