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eczema
What if it were possible to prevent your child from getting eczema — a costly, inflammatory skin disorder — just by applying something as inexpensive...
football
Football at the college-level is associated with increased blood pressure and changes in size, shape, structure and function of the heart, especially...
AF and alcohol
People who drink smaller amounts of alcohol on a regular basis are also at higher risk of irregular heartbeat, according to a review published today...
900 steps
Is walking fewer than 900 steps per day associated with functional decline in older hospitalized patients? A new research letter published online by...
Iron and Type 2 diabetes
Excess body iron accumulation is a known risk factor of Type 2 diabetes in hereditary hemochromatosis, but elevated iron is a risk factor in the...
heart tracker
Researchers have developed a tiny, soft and wearable acoustic sensor that measures vibrations in the human body, allowing them to monitor human heart...
infertility
Researchers have developed a calculator to estimate the individualized chances of couples having a baby, both before and after first IVF treatment,...
Battling liver cancer
A virus that causes childhood coughs and colds could help in the fight against primary liver cancer, according to a study. Reovirus stimulates the...
antibiotic resistant bacteria
New research suggests that some workers at industrial hog production facilities are not only carrying livestock-associated, antibiotic-resistant...
new drugs
Imagine taking a pill today that continues releasing the daily dose of a medicine you need for the next week, month or even longer. Investigators...

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