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2014/10/21 22:17
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After breast cancer tumors are removed, many women undergo chemotherapy to eradicate any remaining cancer cells and reduce the risk that disease recurs. The drugs can make them nauseous, anxious and...
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2014/10/20 21:17
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Three-Minute Assessment Successfully Identifies Delirium in Hospitalized Elders Known as 3D-CAM, the test could help clinicians more quickly detect and treat common and costly complication Available...
2014/10/19 19:57
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Marie McCullough, Inquirer Staff Writer Posted: Sunday, October 19, 2014, 3:52 AM Her decision was shaped by the fact that at 36, with two young children, she had to fight a disease that rarely...
2014/10/19 19:56
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For the last 20 years, scientists have tried to design large DNA crystals with precisely prescribed depth and complex features -- a design quest just fulfilled by a team at Harvard's Wyss Institute...
2014/10/17 14:08
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There have been widespread efforts to improve the quality of life of terminally ill patients. As more patients choose to spend their final days and weeks in hospice care rather than a hospital, the...
2014/10/17 08:29
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Recently, a Ugandan daily newspaper carried a headline that a cure for sickle cell disease had been found. This gave a lot of hope to many people who are suffering from, and those who have children...
2014/10/16 18:08
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More women are having ovary-removing surgery as a cancer prevention measure, but many are often unaware of sexual or psychological side effects of the procedure. A new study by researchers at...
2014/10/15 21:34
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Eugene F. Daniels, 55, of Hopkinton, passed away Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Evelyn (Woods) and Richard Daniels. He...
2014/10/15 17:09
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It's been a rough stretch for Karen Palomba. In the past 17 months, she's been receiving treatment for breast and endometrial cancers, had a tumor removed from her chest, and learned that she has...
2014/10/15 15:52
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Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter Of the 1.1 million patients diagnosed from 2004 to 2011, almost 53,500 died within the month after surgery, the study found. Specifically, Mahal's team found...
2014/10/15 14:41
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Horizon Pharma Wins Orphan Drug Designation Actimmune (interferon gamma-1b) was designated an orphan drug for Friedreich’s Ataxia. Actimmune is currently approved to treat infections caused by...
2014/10/14 15:42
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The program taught women how to manage some of the physical and emotional difficulties that can follow ovary-removing surgery and helped many participants resume satisfying sexual activity and reduce...
2014/10/14 15:38
2014/10/14 15:38
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Ever since Canada-born Indian actress Lisa Ray battled Multiple Myeloma, a form of cancer, she has campaigned for the cause and spoken widely of it to spread awareness. Now, she's planning to open her...
2014/10/14 03:50
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Experts re-look at severe infant immune systems deficiency disease with new therapy variations. More than a decade ago, doctors showed dramatic progress in helping infants born with a severe...
2014/10/13 16:17
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New Research Findings Could Pave the Way for a Fructose Tolerance Test Study finds that the FGF21 hormone is stimulated by fructose ingestion Available for logged-in reporters only A new study...
2014/10/13 04:36
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Deborah Pacik, a licensed acupuncturist and UConn medical student, applies needles. She has treated cancer patients for pain, nausea and depression. Photo by Tony Bacewicz Dr. Erin Hofstatter, a...
2014/10/13 03:08
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How have the needs of molecular diagnostics laboratories evolved over time? Screening blood donations and molecular diagnostics for patients started in the nineties. At the beginning, the level of...
2014/10/12 14:51
2014/10/12 14:51
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I had just retired and had started to get busy with my projects, when I paused briefly for a routine physical. No worries, just a quick in-and-out and back to the fun stuff. But wait ... there’s...
2014/10/10 18:17
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Researchers Looks at Impact of Patient-to-Physician Messaging Findings show that ‘meaningful use’ threshold is met, but suggest that doctor workflow may need to change Available for logged-in...
2014/10/10 15:14
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Photo by Bill WisserDB Bistro Moderne's Special Dessert During the month of October, pastry chef Jerome Maure at Daniel Boulud's DB Bistro Moderne is serving a special dessert in support of Susan G....
2014/10/21 22:17
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