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Orgasm is all about rhythmic timing, says a Northwestern study

Many people have speculated on the evolutionary functions of the human orgasm, but the underlying mechanisms have remained mysterious. In a new paper, a...
prostate cancer PET/CT scans

PET/CT scans can detect prostate cancer earlier than CT or MRI scans alone

Loyola Medicine is the first center in the Midwest to offer the first effective PET/CT scan for prostate cancer patients. The scan can detect the...
Alzheimer's disease

Scientists find a new drug that shows promise in treating Alzheimer’s disease

In a recent study, researchers find that an experimental drug shows promise in treating Alzheimer's disease. The drug can prevent inflammation and removing abnormal...
happy-lady

Painful sex is common in women after cancer treatment, but too often ignored

According to a recent study, painful sex in women after cancer treatment is relatively common. It is often treatable and needs to be addressed...
Screening prostate-specific antigen PSA

Screening prostate-specific antigen (PSA) at mid-life may help identify prostate cancer later in life

Prostate cancer screening with prostate-specific antigen (PSA) has been shown to reduce death and the spread of prostate cancer to other parts of the...
Springboard Beyond Cancer

Scientists launch an online tool to help cancer survivors improve wellbeing

The American Cancer Society (ACS) in collaboration with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) has launched an online tool for cancer survivors. The online tool, Springboard...
Alzheimers care

High blood pressure can impair cognitive function and pose risk for Alzheimer’s

High blood pressure in middle age can lead to impaired cognition and is a potential risk factor for Alzheimer's disease, according to a statement...
prostate cancer

Standard hormone supplement after radiotherapy may increase the risk of prostate cancer returning

A new study at the University of York has shown that a standard hormone supplement, used to boost energy levels in prostate cancer patients...
Breast tumors evolve in response to hormone therapy

Breast tumors evolve in response to hormone therapy

Many breast tumors grow in response to female hormones, especially estrogen. Drugs that reduce estrogen levels in the body often are effective in reducing tumor...
smartphone app

Smartphone apps can help reduce blood glucose in patients with type 2 diabetes

Diabetes management includes monitoring and managing blood glucose levels. This is done by controlling diet and knowing how foods affect blood sugar. For many people...

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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...

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...

Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

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...
Hubble discovers a unique type of object in the solar system

Hubble discovers a unique type of object in the solar system

With the help of the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, a German-led group of astronomers have observed the intriguing characteristics of an unusual type of...

To control your blood pressure, try to eat 3 foods and avoid 4 things

High blood pressure is a common chronic health condition. It is a silent killer because there are no obvious symptoms. However, it is a big...