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Thursday, February 10, 2011 - 00:00
While smoking and alcohol use remained relatively stable over a 13-year study period, street drug use among stroke patients rose more than nine-fold, according to new research from the U Cincinnati
Thursday, February 10, 2011 - 00:00
Blocking a factor that can activate the human immune response against intestinal bacteria or certain foods could prevent the development of celiac disease in those most at risk, researchers report in
Thursday, February 10, 2011 - 00:00
Thousands of women receive unnecessary surgical breast biopsies in Florida each year, University of Florida researchers state in an article published online this week by the American Journal of Surger
Thursday, February 10, 2011 - 00:00
A study from The Scripps Research Institute has unveiled a surprising mechanism that controls brain formation. The findings have implications for understanding a host of diseases, including some forms
Thursday, February 10, 2011 - 00:00
Orthopaedic experts at The University of Nottingham are hoping to reduce the rate of infections that often occur in the pinning of broken bones by developing a special collar to counter dangerous micr
Thursday, February 10, 2011 - 00:00
Investigators Build a Case Linking Chemical DOPAL to Illness. found evidence that a toxin produced by the brain is responsible for the series of cellular events that lead to Parkinson's disease. The s