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These dogs could sniff lung cancer with 97% accuracy

In a new study, researchers found that cancer-sniffing dogs are 97% accurate in detecting lung cancer. The finding may help develop a new method to...
New ‘virtual biopsy’ could detect skin tumors in 15 min

New ‘virtual biopsy’ could detect skin tumors in 15 min

In a new study, researchers found that a new virtual biopsy drive could detect skin cancer quickly. The device uses sound vibrations and pulses of...
This drug combo may control blood sugar better in people with diabetes

This drug combo may control blood sugar better in people with diabetes

In a new study, researchers found that a drug combination can help people with diabetes control blood sugar levels. The finding may help diabetic patients...

Can marijuana affect your fertility?

In a new study, researchers provide important information about marijuana use and fertility change. For people who smoke marijuana and want to conceive, the information...

Body fat in belly and thigh linked to higher prostate cancer risk

In a new study, researchers found that body fat distribution is strongly associated with prostate cancer risk. They found that higher levels of belly and...

Causes and common treatments of erectile dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction is not a disease, but a symptom of some other problem, either physical, psychological or a mixture of both. It is estimated that...

‘White coat high blood pressure’ greatly increase heart disease risk

In a new study, researchers found that untreated ‘white coat hypertension’ can greatly increase the risk of heart disease. They found that people with this...

‘Forgotten organs’ may help improve type 2 diabetes treatment

In a new study, researchers found that "forgotten organs" such as the spleen in the body may hold big clues about the influence of...

Are you harmed by incorrect aspirin, statins and blood pressure prescriptions?

In a new study, researchers found that in the U.S., more than 11 million people may experience incorrect prescriptions for aspirin, statins and blood...
How our body clock can show first signs of Alzheimer’s disease

How our body clock can show early signs of Alzheimer’s disease

People with Alzheimer's disease are known to have disturbances in their internal body clocks. The disturbances could affect the sleep/wake cycle and may increase the...

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These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...

Scientists confirm the main cause of dementia

In a recent study, researchers confirmed they discovered the main cause of dementia. The researchers suggest that the build-up of urea in the brain to...
Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

In a recent study, researchers found long-term use of two antidepressants is linked to a higher risk of dementia. In addition, drugs prescribed for bladder...

For older people, weight training is more important than cardio exercise

In a recent study from Wake Forest University, researchers found that weight training is more effective than cardio for older people. It is known that...