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June 12, 2016
7 Surprising health benefits of drinking gin in moderation

Unlike a lot of spirits, gin has some surprising health benefits (when drunk in moderation, of course). In fact, it dates back to the Middle Ages when it was used as a form of herbal medicine...

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June 11, 2016
Three-person babies IVF technique 'safe'

The use of an IVF technique involving DNA from three people to create a baby has moved a step closer with a study that shows it is safe.

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June 12, 2016
Study: New treatment could "halt" Multiple Sclerosis

A small study has found that aggressive chemotherapy followed by a stem cell transplant can stop the progress of multiple sclerosis (MS).

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June 12, 2016
Moving foward on mental health in schools

Tens of thousands of students miss out on education and increase their risk for unemployment, prison, and an early death because of our failure to value and encourage mental health at the same level as academic success in our schools.

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Number of pregnant women in U.S with Zika virus triples
June 09, 2016
Number of pregnant women in U.S with Zika virus triples

The number of pregnant women in the United States infected with Zika virus is suddenly tripling, due to a change in how the government is counting cases.

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June 03, 2016
High-Tech Help Enables Blind People to Read

Or-Cam is a miniature smart camera that can attach to any pair of glasses.

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June 01, 2016
Six new proteins discovered to fight Alzheimer's, cancer

A team of scientists has discovered six new proteins that may help reveal secrets of how humans age ó potentially unlocking new insights into diabetes, Alzheimerís disease, cancer and other ageing-related problems.

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May 25, 2016
Growing Number of Problems Found in Brazilian Babies Affected by Zika

A small study suggests that the range of serious eye problems in babies affected by the Zika virus is more extensive than previously known.

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An Innovative Minimally Invasive Technique To Treat Spine Cancer Tumors
June 10, 2013
An Innovative Minimally Invasive Technique To Treat Spine Cancer Tumors

DELIVERING A PERSONALIZED SERVICE AND PRESERVING THE PATIENTíS QUALITY OF LIFE"

The spine is the most common site for skeletal metastases (metastases is the spread of
cancer cells from their original site to other regions in the body), representing a common problem which affects
more than 100,000 people a year in the US alone. It is estimated that over 20,000 of these patients will develop
s...

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May 21, 2016
FDA's New Food Labels: What to Know

The Food and Drug Administration rolled out its long-anticipated new food labels Friday, and they'll include new details on how much sugar is in food and reflect the sad fact that Americans eat more than they used to.

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