Thursday, August 22, 2019
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Cancer survivors predicted to number over 22 million by 2030

There were more than 16.9 million Americans with a history of cancer on January 1, 2019, a number that is projected to reach more...

Finnish healthcare and social welfare system provides a variety of e-services...

The national monitoring of the availability and use of information systems in healthcare in Finland revealed that the use of e-services in the exchange...

Almost 400 medical practices found ineffective in analysis of 3,000 studies

Scientists have identified nearly 400 established medical practices that have been found to be ineffective by clinical studies published across three top medical journals.Writing...

iPhone plus nanoscale porous silicon equals cheap, simple home diagnostics

The simplest home medical tests might look like a deck of various silicon chips coated in special film, one that could detect drugs...

Curbing your enthusiasm for overeating

RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- Signals between our gut and brain control how and when we eat food. But how the molecular mechanisms involved in...

EWG: Nitrate pollution of US tap water could cause 12,500 cancer...

WASHINGTON - Nitrate pollution of U.S. drinking water may cause up to 12,594 cases of cancer a year, according to a new peer-reviewed study...

Sleeping with artificial light at night associated with weight gain in...

Sleeping with a television or light on in the room may be a risk factor for gaining weight or developing obesity, according...

Study finds FDA dermatology advisors receive payments following drug approvals

A team of researchers led by a member of the University of Colorado School of Medicine faculty at the Anschutz Medical Campus examined post-advisory...

Millennials are ‘canaries in the coalmine’ for toxic economic trends

Millennials - young adults in their 20s and 30s - earn less money without a college degree and are more likely to die prematurely...

Study counters narrative that street homeless are ‘service resistant’

A team of researchers from the NYU Silver School of Social Work has found that bureaucratic barriers rather than personal intransigence lead many street...