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Most mutations in cancer are random DNA mistakes: study

by Kerry Sheridan MIAMI | AFP | 3/23/2017 – What causes cancer? A new study published Thursday suggests that cells make random mistakes

New vaccine against rotavirus could curb child deaths

MIAMI, AFP | 3/22/2017 – A new vaccine that is cheap to make and does not require refrigeration has shown promise in preventing

Virtual reality brings home the horror of hospital attacks

by Nina Larson GENEVA, Switzerland | AFP | Doctors and nurses bustle round a patient with a broken leg, when suddenly there is

Fruit-fuelled evolution of a bigger brain: study

PARIS, France | AFP | Monday 3/27/2017 – Humans likely developed large and powerful brains, researchers said Monday, with the help of what

Deaths up sharply among people with autism: study

MIAMI | AFP. Monday 3/27/2017 – People with autism are three times as likely to die from an injury

Climate change ‘makes deadly China pollution worse’

by Marlowe Hood PARIS, France | AFP | – Global warming has boosted the frequency and severity of deadly air pollution

Your Kidneys Deserves The Best

by Dr. Rita Sequeira


1. Delaying going to a toilet; Keeping your

New gene test may tell onset date of Alzheimer’s

MIAMI | AFP | Tuesday 3/21/2017 – International researchers said Tuesday they have found a way to assess a person’s genetic

Spider venom may offer hope to stroke victims

SYDNEY, Australia | AFP | Tuesday 3/20/2017 – A protein in the venom of potentially deadly funnel web spiders could minimise the effects

Depression, alcohol and marijuana linked to later use of synthetic marijuana among teens

GALVESTON – In the first prospective study of synthetic cannabinoids or SCs – the group of chemicals that mimic the effects