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Newer treatments for prostate cancer may raise depression risk

In a new study from the University of Texas, researchers found advanced forms of hormone therapy are very effective at keeping prostate cancer in...

High blood pressure can lead to kidney failure

High blood pressure (hypertension) is a common condition in which the long-term force of the blood against your artery walls is high enough that...

How to fix erectile dysfunction if you have diabetes

This video shows you how to prevent or treat any sexual problems caused by diabetes. Problems such as these can be a sign that you...

Alzheimer’s disease in women: What you need to know

More women are affected by dementia than men. Worldwide, women with dementia outnumber men 2 to 1. Brain scans tell us that the rate at...

Scientists transplant gene-edited pig kidneys into human

In a new study from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, researchers reported the successful transplant of genetically modified, clinical-grade pig kidneys into a...

Multi-layered face masks with proper fit could prevent omicron

As the omicron variant surges, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is expected to issue more robust mask guidelines to help curb...

Your walking pace may impact your heart failure risk

In a new study from Brown University, researchers found older women who reported a faster walking pace had a lower risk of developing heart...

COVID-19 may strongly harm the brain

SARS-CoV-2 was initially identified as a respiratory virus, but it can affect the entire body, including the nervous system. In a new paper from…, researchers...

COVID-19 vaccine booster provides good protection against Omicron

In a new study from the Francis Crick Institute, researchers found a third 'booster' dose of COVID-19 vaccine successfully raises antibody levels that neutralize...

Some arthritis drugs may reduce COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness

In a new study from the Arthritis Foundation, researchers found some arthritis drugs may reduce the effectiveness of COVID vaccines. The finding suggests that disease-modifying drugs...