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What are bone lesions? Types and treatment

Cancer - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 19:00
Bone lesions are lumps or masses of abnormal tissue produced when cells within the bone start to divide uncontrollably. They may result in bone tumors.
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Subdural hematoma: What you need to know

Hematology - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 16:00
A subdural hematoma occurs when a vein located beneath the skull ruptures and starts to bleed. It can be life-threatening and requires immediate attention.
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All you need to know about dwarfism

Genetics - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 13:00
A look at dwarfism, a condition that causes a person to be very short. Included is detail on the diagnosis of dwarfism and management for the condition.
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What is sclerotherapy?

Hematology - Fri, 12/08/2017 - 19:00
Learn all about sclerotherapy, a procedure most commonly used to treat varicose veins. We examine how it works and what is expected from this treatment.
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Huntington's disease: Could a cancer drug hold the key?

Cancer - Fri, 12/08/2017 - 19:00
A drug that is used to treat advanced skin lymphomas may also be effective in treating Huntington's disease and other neurodegenerative diseases.
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Could our body clock help to prevent cancer?

Cancer - Fri, 12/08/2017 - 10:00
Researchers reveal how a newly discovered role for our biological clock, or circadian rhythm, may help to prevent or treat cancer.
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What is a epidural hematoma?

Hematology - Thu, 12/07/2017 - 16:00
Head injuries require immediate medical attention. In some cases, a person can develop internal bleeding around the brain called an epidural hematoma.
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How cancer could be treated with an old alcoholism drug

Cancer - Thu, 12/07/2017 - 10:00
New research exposes the mechanism by which the anti-alcohol addiction drug disulfiram, also known as Antabuse, could be used to treat cancer.
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What is an intracerebral hemorrhage?

Hematology - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 19:00
Intracerebral hemorrhage happens when blood suddenly leaks in the brain. It is a potentially life-threatening emergency. Learn more about the risk factors.
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Alzheimer's brain damage halved with gene-targeting compound

Genetics - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 19:00
Scientists have designed a molecule that can interfere with the production of the APOE protein. Mouse tests reveal that the compound prevents brain damage.
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Aspirin may strengthen anti-cancer drugs

Cancer - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 10:00
Aspirin in conjunction with Sorafenib — an anti-cancer drug —increases its ability to destroy malignant cells in some difficult-to-treat cancers.
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Peanut allergy: Six genes found that drive allergic reaction

Genetics - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 17:00
New study identifies key genes, biological mechanisms, and cell types that are active in a peanut allergy response and might offer targets for treatment.
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Could targeting this gene stop melanoma from spreading?

Cancer - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 10:00
New research identifies a gene that helps melanoma to spread in both an animal model and human cells. Blocking its activity may stop metastasis.
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Endometrial cancer: Drug-loaded nanoparticles destroy tumor cells

Cancer - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 10:00
Researchers reveal how nanoparticles filled with two anti-cancer drugs targeted and killed tumor cells in mice with aggressive endometrial cancer.
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Could targeting this gene stop melanoma from spreading?

Genetics - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 10:00
New research identifies a gene that helps melanoma to spread in both an animal model and human cells. Blocking its activity may stop metastasis.
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Endometrial cancer: Drug-loaded nanoparticles destroy tumor cells

Genetics - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 10:00
Researchers reveal how nanoparticles filled with two anti-cancer drugs targeted and killed tumor cells in mice with aggressive endometrial cancer.
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What is hypopigmentation?

Genetics - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 19:00
In this article, learn about the different types of hypopigmentation, including albinism and vitiligo, as well as why these conditions occur.
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Bleeding from the ear: Causes and treatments

Cancer - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 16:00
Bleeding from the ear can be very alarming for a person. Many things can cause someone to bleed from the ear, including some emergency situations.
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What you should know about biotin-rich foods

Pregnancy / Obstetrics - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 13:00
A look at biotin-rich foods that can be added to the diet for a range of health benefits. Included is detail on types of fish, meat, and vegetables.
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Your DNA may dictate which diet works for you

Genetics - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 10:00
Different diets work for different people, depending on their DNA, suggests new research. Findings may soon lead to personalized diets.
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