November 21, 2017 by Contributor in Neurology
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Saliva Test Could Diagnose Concussion: Study

—– It may someday be possible to use a saliva test to diagnose a concussion in young people and predict how long symptoms will last, researchers say. Latest Neurology News The Penn State College of Medicine team identified five small molecules called microRNAs in saliva that hold potential for diagnosing

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November 20, 2017 by Contributor in Cancer
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Inflammatory Breast Cancer

What is the treatment for inflammatory breast cancer? Breast cancer treatment for inflammatory breast cancer typically involves chemotherapy, surgery, and radiation. In some cases, additional targeted therapies are given. The term neoadjuvant refers to therapies that are given prior to surgery, while adjuvant refers to treatments given after surgery. Neoadjuvant

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November 20, 2017 by Contributor in Cold and Flu
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Getting Annual Flu Shot Won’t Weaken Your Immune System

TUESDAY, Nov. 21, 2017 (HealthDay News) — There’s no evidence to support the notion that people who get the flu vaccine every year somehow “weaken” their immune system over time, researchers say. Latest Cold and Flu News In fact, annual vaccination seemed tied to stronger immune cell activity, according to

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November 20, 2017 by Contributor in Exercise and Fitness
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Everything You Need to Know About Exercise and Hydration

7 Most Effective Exercises Pictures Take the Exercise and Fitness Quiz! How to Build a Better Butt Slideshow By Julie DavisHealthDay Reporter Latest Exercise & Fitness News TUESDAY, Nov. 21, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Working up a good sweat when you exercise lets you know you’re working hard, but it’s

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November 20, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health
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How to Spot an Eating Disorder

Eating Disorders Pictures Slideshow Binge Eating Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ Binge Eating Disorder Slideshow MONDAY, Nov. 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Eating disorders are common in the United States. But they’re hard to identify and tough to fix. Latest Mental Health News “Eating disorders are serious conditions that …

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November 20, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health
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Opioid Epidemic Cost the U.S. Half a Trillion in 2015: Report

Prescription Drug Abuse Slideshow: Facts and Statistics OTC and Prescription Drug Abuse Slideshow Pictures Health Risks of Alcohol Abuse Slideshow Pictures The true cost of the U.S. opioid epidemic in 2015 was $504 billion, which is six times higher than the most recent estimate, according to the White House Council

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