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Feb 14, 2019

Breast Cancer and DDT: Timing of Exposure May Matter

Exposure to high levels of the pesticide DDT increases breast cancer risk -- but when the cancer surfaces depends on when women first came in contact with the chemical, researchers say. "What we have ..

Feb 14, 2019

Kidney Failure Patients Face Higher Risk of Cancer Death

Patients with kidney failure who are on dialysis or have received a transplant have a sharply higher risk of dying from cancer, Australian researchers report. In fact, compared with people who don't ..

Feb 14, 2019

Everyday 'Triggers' May Bring on A-Fib Episodes, Study Finds

Many older Americans are diagnosed with the irregular heartbeat known as atrial fibrillation, or "a-fib." Now, research suggests that everyday foods, drinks or activities might trigger episodes of the ..

Feb 14, 2019

Teen Pot Use Fell in States That Legalized Medical Marijuana: Study

Marijuana legalization has been sweeping across the United States, raising concerns that more teens will start toking as pot smoking gains in legitimacy. A new study suggests that's not the case. Res ..

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Coronary Artery Disease Risk Assessment

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Anyone can get diarrhea. In fact, the typical American adult experiences diarrhea about 4 times a y...