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  • Why are African Americans more likely to develop Alzheimer's?

    Added On : 18th July 2017

    african american woman looking confusedResearchers know that African Americans are at a much higher risk of developing Alzheimer's disease than white Americans. But a new series of studies explores the reasons behind this, analyzing socioeconomic and psychological factors that may play a role.

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  • Al-Qunfudah General Hospital Receives461, 960 Patients over the Past Three Years

    Added On : 17th July 2017

    Image result for moh logoThrough 20 outpatient clinics, Al-Qunfudah General Hospital have provided therapeutic services to 461,960 patients over the past three years.

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  • CT Scans Might Help Gauge Heart Attack Risk

    Added On : 17th July 2017

    Image result for CT Scans Might Help Gauge Heart Attack RiskResearchers aim to identify vulnerable patients before damage becomes irreversible

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  • Teeth-grinding in teens 'a sign of being bullied'

    Added On : 16th July 2017

    Teeth-grinding in a teenage boyTeeth-grinding in teenagers could be a sign they are being bullied at school, research suggests.

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  • Scientists say they've found a link between breast-feeding, lower risk of MS

    Added On : 15th July 2017

    The authors stress that they've found a link but didn't establish a cause. Women are most likely to develop multiple sclerosis during their childbearing years—after they hit puberty and before menopause. And recent studies show that oral contraceptive use and levels of sex hormones impact a woman's risk, while women who already have the chronic autoimmune disease are less likely to relapse when they're pregnant or breastfeeding, reports the International Business Times.

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  • Study provides new insights into male pattern baldness

    Added On : 14th July 2017

    senior man with baldnessMale pattern baldness is the most common form of hair loss among aging men. New research sheds light on hair growth mechanisms that could pave the way for new treatments for male baldness.

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  • Sleep Disturbances Linked to Alzheimer’s Risk

    Added On : 13th July 2017

    Image result for Sleep Disturbances Linked to Alzheimer’s RiskHere’s another reason to get a good night’s sleep: Interrupting a deep phase of sleep appears to cause more of the proteins associated with Alzheimer’s disease to collect in your brain, a new study from researchers at Washington University concludes.

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  • Contaminated blood scandal inquiry announced

    Added On : 12th July 2017

    Donated bloodA UK-wide inquiry will be held into the contaminated blood scandal that left at least 2,400 people dead, the prime minister has confirmed.

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  • Cancer vaccines help patients get tumor-free in 2 studies

    Added On : 11th July 2017

    "Many other cancers might benefit from this approach," Wu said. Cancer vaccines — which are intended to help patients fight cancer by enlisting the individuals' own immune systems to attack cancer cells —showed promise in two small new studies.

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  • Recurring Gut Infections on the Rise: Study

    Added On : 10th July 2017

    Image result for Recurring Gut Infections on the Rise: StudyRecurring Clostridium difficile intestinal infections are rising sharply in the United States, researchers warn.

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