Health News

Friday, October 29, 2010 - 23:00
second critical advance in determining the cause of a common form of muscular dystrophy known as facioscapulohumeral dystrophy, or FSHD. The disease-causing gene, called DUX4, previously had been
Friday, October 29, 2010 - 23:00
Stereotactic Radiotherapy Slows Pancreatic Cancer Progression for Inoperable Patients
Friday, October 29, 2010 - 23:00
Pancreatic cancer develops and spreads much more slowly than scientists have thought, according to new research from Johns Hopkins investigators. The finding indicates that there is a potentially broa
Thursday, October 28, 2010 - 23:00
The peripheral nervous system is a vast network of specialized nerves responsible for transmitting messages sent from the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord) to the rest of the body. This i
Thursday, October 28, 2010 - 23:00
Discovery that tumor cells can escape from chemotherapy could lead to new treatments that prevent relapse. In a study of mice with lymphoma, MIT
Wednesday, October 27, 2010 - 23:00
Regular consumption of soda and other sugar-sweetened beverages is associated with a clear and consistently greater risk of metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes