Radiation therapy may help halt deadly heart rhythm

Radiation therapy may help halt deadly heart rhythm

Radiation therapy often is used to treat cancer patients. Now, doctors at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have shown that radiation therapy...
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Soy, cruciferous vegetables linked to less side effects of breast cancer treatment

Consuming soy foods (such as soy milk, tofu and edamame) and cruciferous vegetables (such as cabbages, kale, collard greens, bok choy, Brussels sprouts, and...
Tips for overcoming health, fitness challenges in middle age

Tips for overcoming health, fitness challenges in middle age

Health and fitness challenges can happen at any age, but maintaining a healthy lifestyle is something that should be reassessed throughout various stages in...
Scientists discover brain structures have up to eleven dimensions

Scientists discover brain structures have up to eleven dimensions

Blue Brain team discovers a multi-dimensional universe in brain networks For most people, it is a stretch of the imagination to understand the world in...
Nearly 1 in 3 women miss follow-up breast cancer treatment

Nearly 1 in 3 women miss follow-up breast cancer treatment

Nearly a third of women with breast cancer reject their doctors’ advice and either skip or fail to finish treatment to kill leftover tumor...
Potential human habitat located on the moon

Potential human habitat located on the moon

This tube could be the spot for a city on the moon A large open lava tube in the Marius Hills region of the moon...
3 treatments for tennis elbow and other types of tendinopathy

3 treatments for tennis elbow and other types of tendinopathy

Tendons, or the strong tissues attaching a muscle to a bone, can become injured as a result of tiny tears happening in the tendon. The...
Whatever gets you out of bed can help you sleep

Whatever gets you out of bed can help you sleep

Older adults who have a purpose in life are more likely to have fewer sleep disturbances such as sleep apnea and restless leg syndrome—and...
This plant extracts may help treat breast and colon cancer

This plant extracts may help treat breast and colon cancer

Four species of Phyllanthus, herbs commonly found throughout the tropics and subtropics, pose great potential as nontoxic breast cancer treatments. While their therapeutic properties have...
This new weight-loss therapy rids body of food before digestion

This new weight-loss therapy rids body of food before digestion

A new weight-loss therapy offers significantly overweight people a means to rid their bodies of some of what they eat before excess calories can...
How zinc affects your heart health

How zinc affects your heart health

In addition to essential metabolic functions, the level of zinc in the body also affects the heart muscle. When oxidative stress occurs, it may be...
Should You Take Dietary Supplements If You Have Diabetes?

Should you take dietary supplements if you have diabetes?

A healthy diet, physical activity, and blood glucose testing are the basic tools for managing type 2 diabetes. Your health care providers will help you...

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