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Paracetamol not effective against Arthritis – Study
Paracetamol, a common over-the-counter pain reliever, does not work in the treatment of osteoarthritis, a joint disorder afflicting tens of millions of elderly people, according to a study released Friday. When taken on its own to alleviate pain or ... [...]
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Vaccine can help guard against cancer
Cancer can be devastating. That's why breast cancer is the focus of many high-profile awareness and treatment campaigns. Cancer upends lives, sometimes proving fatal. It can require invasive surgeries, expensive chemotherapy and seemingly endless ... [...]
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Paracetamol 'not effective' against arthritis, says study
BERN (Switzerland): Paracetamol, a common over-the-counter pain-reliever, does not work in the treatment of osteoarthritis, a joint disorder afflicting tens of millions of elderly people, according to a study released on Friday. When taken on its own ... [...]
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Paracetamol 'not effective' against arthritis
Paracetamol, a common over-the-counter pain-reliever, does not work in the treatment of osteoarthritis, a joint disorder afflicting tens of millions of elderly people, according to a study released Friday. When taken on its own to alleviate pain or ... [...]
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Maple syrup may protect brain against Alzheimer's, new research finds
Seeram said natural food products such as green tea, red wine, berries, curcumin and pomegranates continued to be studied for their potential benefits in combating Alzheimer's disease. "And now, in preliminary laboratory-based Alzheimer's disease ... [...]
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Pure maple syrup may protect against Alzheimer's
... in collaboration with Texas State University, and was led by Dr. Navindra P. Seeram. “Natural food products such as green tea, red wine, berries, curcumin and pomegranates continue to be studied for their potential benefits in combatting Alzheimer ... [...]
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Activists demand action against chemicals in water from Teflon, other items
Studies funded by the DuPont settlement concluded PFOA is a “probable cause” of six illnesses, including thyroid disease and kidney and testicular cancer. Those studies were based on people who drank water with PFOA at a level of 50 ppt for a year ... [...]
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Maple Syrup May Protect Against Alzheimer's, Study Says
Even if you're counting your calories, it may be worth pouring some maple syrup on your morning stack of pancakes every now and then. Not only does the sweetener provide a major flavor boost, but it might also protect your brain from Alzheimer's ... [...]
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Killer Rack Joins the Fight Against Breast Cancer
Killer Rack, the horror comedy currently screening to acclaim at film festivals around the world, is joining The Lynn Sage Foundation to battle breast cancer. Stickers bearing the teaser art for Killer Rack designed by Toronto artist Kelly Forbes are ... [...]
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'Hitman' showing plenty of Hart in his fight against prostate cancer
Knowledge really is power in the fight against this form of cancer. By spreading the word, we are doing our part in reducing the number of men who need to lose their lives to prostate cancer. Key facts about prostate cancer: — One in seven men in the ... [...]
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Zika virus: Centre issues guidelines; warns against travel to affected areas
NEW DELHI: A day after WHO declared emergency over the "explosive" spread of the mosquito-borne Zika virus, the Centre today issued detailed guidelines for combating the disease, including a travel advisory that asks pregnant women to either defer or ... [...]
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Study Indicates Rose Hips May Help Fight Against Breast Cancer
For the study presented at the annual meeting of the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET), the researchers treated the tissue cultures of triple negative breast cancer cells with rose hip extract concentration and ... [...]
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MD Anderson Researchers Find Novel Therapeutic Target Against Aggressive …
“While a new treatment for triple-negative breast cancers would be a major advance, DAPK1 inhibitors have the potential to be used to treat many different kinds of cancers with TP53 mutations, which include the most lethal cancers without effective ... [...]
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Congress: Help US service members fight the war against arthritis
Research can't turn back the clock for our injured service members, but research can support better prevention strategies, interventions and treatments that are crucial to reducing the number of active duty personnel and veterans suffering from arthritis. [...]
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Certain carotenoids may hold protective role against breast cancer: Research
The researchers from the Sun Yat-sen University and Guangzhou Medical University in China said the study built on epidemiological studies suggesting “anti-cancer effects” of dietary circulating carotenoids – but this was the first to examine specific ... [...]
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The Turkish medics fighting against cancer
In Turkey, one out of four female cancer patients suffer from breast cancer. A total of 17,630 women were diagnosed with the disease in 2012, Health Ministry statistics say. According to the American Cancer Society's website, new treatments which could ... [...]
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