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Undergrads develop low-cost cryotherapy to treat breast cancer in South Africa
A handful of undergraduate students from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore are working on a very special class project this semester: improving breast cancer treatment in South Africa. The six-member team is working with healthcare equipment ... [...]
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South African health authorities confirm first Zika case
Pomegranate juice helps lower cholesterol levels and prevent hypertension because it is packed with vitamins, antioxidants and minerals. Some studies have also suggested that having pomegranate juice daily can slow down the progress of prostate cancer. [...]
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Africa: Why Poor Rheumatoid Arthritis Sufferers in South Africa Have It Worse
In South Africa, studies show that patients suffering from rheumatoid arthritis can wait up to a year to be diagnosed and referred for therapy. In this time, their condition degenerates. Inflammation in their joints makes them painful, stiff and ... [...]
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9 Classic South Asian Foods That Are Both Nutritious And Delicious
The Mediterranean diet gets a lot of credit for its brain boosting power, but it isn't the only cuisine that comes with major health benefits. "When it comes to the South Asian diet, common benefits are the high fibre we get from a diet rich in legumes ... [...]
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'How medical mix-up saved my life': South Shields gran now in breast cancer fight
Remember to check all parts of your breast, including your armpits and up to your collarbone. • Knowing what warning signs to look for can lead to earlier detection of breast cancer. This can be crucial in providing more effective treatment and ... [...]
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