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Treatments for prostate cancer: reports of 10-year outcomes

Prostate cancer occurs when abnormal cells develop in the prostate. These abnormal cells can continue to multiply in an uncontrolled way and sometimes spread...
kidney cancer survival

Positive side of obesity: better survival in kidney cancer

Obesity are usually linked to negative health effects, such as high blood pressure, stroke, type 2 diabetes, abnormal blood fats, and metabolic syndrome. Nevertheless, a...
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“Accidental mistakes” during stem cell divisions explain cancer risks in different organs

In human adult stem cells, the gradual accumulation of genetic mutations during life is associated with age-related diseases, including cancer. Cancer risk can be very...
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Eating meals prepared at home may avoid type 2 diabetes

Nowadays, more and more people like to eat out. It is convenient, and people can have more food choices. However, a recent study shows that...
High alcohol drinking

High alcohol drinking is related to decreased fertility in women

Drinking too much alcohol can have harmful effects on health. In a recent study, researchers find that drinking alcohol more than 14 servings per...
muscle-mass cardiovascular disease

High muscle mass and low fat mass are associated with low cardiovascular disease mortality

In people with cardiovascular disease, body composition can strongly influence physical health. In a recent study, researchers find that high muscle mass and low fat...
risk factors for prostate cancer

Scientists find risk factors for prostate cancer

Globally prostate cancer is the second most common type of cancer and the fifth leading cause of cancer-related death in men. In 2012, it...
Dementia Alzheimer's Disease

Eating less meat could significantly reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s disease, says study

Currently the rates of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) are rising worldwide. In the US, it is estimated that 3.1 million people have AD. Globally, about...
Brain map

Overweight can age your brain 10 years at middle-age

It is known that overweight has many harmful effects on our health. Such effects include higher risks of stroke, cancer, type 2 diabetes, heart...
antidepressants

Living environment can influence the effect of antidepressants

Antidepressants are drugs used to treat major depression and other conditions, including anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder, eating disorder, and chronic pain. Currently, the most common...