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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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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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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 24, 2016
The Sago Palm Plant Is a Hidden Danger for Your Pets

Every pet owner should know this list: azaleas, tulips, chocolates, onions and grapes. Any of these items can make your pet sick. But thereís another dangerous item that most pet owners donít know about -- and in South Carolina, itís the top call to Animal Poison Control.

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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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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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May 19, 2016
Pet Food Institute Warns Against Plying Pooches with Snacks

When it comes to our canines, few of us can resist those big brown eyes and puppy kisses that cry out for our undivided attention, not to mention our table scraps.

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