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Northeast China’s Liaoning province has culled 8,116 hogs after an outbreak of African swine fever earlier this month, the provincial animal husbandry bureau told Reuters on Wednesday.
Researchers reveal how chemicals in some vegetables can prevent bowel cancer.
Professionals must take more responsibility and spend more time talking to families, a report says.
For the 15th consecutive year, the Miami-based hospital received the number 1 ranking in U.S. News & World Report’s list of best eye hospitals. Medscape Medical News
Laceinne Cooper is raising her child on a plant-based diet. She explains how and why.
In the first year of the programme 52,065 baby boxes were gifted to parents of newborns.
The Hydrus microstent used in conjunction with cataract surgery achieves significant and sustained lowering of intraocular pressure in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma. FDA Approvals
Democratic Republic of Congo has started using the experimental mAb114 Ebola treatment to counter the latest flare-up of the virus, health officials said on Tuesday, the first time it has been deployed against an active outbreak.
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis who have had cancer can, in general, be treated with tumor necrosis factor inhibitors without increasing cancer recurrence risk, new data showed. Medscape Medical News
Advocacy groups on Tuesday filed a lawsuit challenging the decision by President Donald Trump’s administration to allow Arkansas to impose work requirements on Medicaid recipients in the state.
Chemicals produced by vegetables such as kale, cabbage and broccoli could help to maintain a healthy gut and prevent colon cancer, a new study shows.
LIF6, a dead gene that came back to life, prevents cancer by killing cells with DNA damage.
Bayer AG unit Monsanto faces long odds on an appeal blaming an “inflamed” jury and “junk science” for a verdict of $289 million in damages to a man who said the company’s Roundup weed killer caused his cancer, according to some legal experts.
The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network’s annual report examines all 50 states. Medscape Medical News
Female patients presenting with myocardial infarction appear to have superior survival rates if they are treated by a female physician, a new study shows. Medscape Medical News
“Is it hard to believe? Absolutely. But it’s possible for even a three-year-old to experience depression. We should not overlook the signs just because of the ages."
Results of new research suggest that changing levels of the female sex hormone estrogen make cells around a key nerve in the head and connected blood vessels more sensitive to migraine triggers, scientists say. And that increases migraine risk.
Researchers urge caution in interpreting the much higher rate of overdiagnosis in the Danish trial compared to the US National Lung Screening Trial. Medscape Medical News
Orthogonal assays are recommended for fusion testing to make sure patients get optimal targeted therapy. Medscape Medical News