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Epilepsy is the fourth most common neurological problem in adults, topped only by migraine, stroke and Alzheimer’s disease. More than half of all case..
UKHIA, Bangladesh (AP) — The soldiers arrived, as they often did, long after sunset. It was June, and the newlyweds were asleep in their home, surroun..
The soldiers arrived, as they often did, long after sunset. It was June, and the newlyweds were asleep in their home, surrounded by the fields of whea..
PHILADELPHIA - Two investigational immunotherapy approaches, including chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell therapy, have shown encouraging results ..
Alfred Carlton Gilbert was told he had 15 minutes to convince the United States government not to cancel Christmas. For hours, he paced the outer hall..
To formulate or not to formulate with essential oils?That has become a key question many skin-care brands now have to ask before developing the cleans..
The International Documentary Association hosted the 33rd annual IDA Documentary Awards at Los Angeles' Paramount Theatre on Saturday night. The award..
It’s one of those good news/bad news situations. The good news is that Pfizer Inc.’s cancer drug talazoparib -- which came with its $14 billion acquis..
This year's flu vaccine may not be as effective at protecting people against one of the most common, nasty strains of the flu. But that doesn't mean y..
WESTMINSTER, Calif. — After Yarly Raygoza attended the drug prevention program at the Boys & Girls Club here last year, she used what she learned to t..
One hurdle down. Another one to go. The Green Bay Packers managed to keep their slender playoff hopes alive, moving to 7-6 with an overtime victory in..
From the top: Princess Christina of Sweden, Kip S Thorne, Laureate in Physics 2017, Crown princess Victoria of Sweden, Carl-Henrik Heldin, chariman of..
PHILADELPHIA - In a pair of clinical trials stretching from Philadelphia to Tokyo, the chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell therapy Kymriah™ (former..
A study involving the recently approved CD19-targeting chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell therapy shows that 42 percent of patients with aggressiv..
MAYWOOD, IL - Loyola University Medical Center is the only Chicago center that participated in the pivotal clinical trial of a groundbreaking cancer t..
An American researcher who shared this year's Nobel Prize for medicine bluntly criticized political developments at home in his address at the awards'..
Mayoral elections began at a sluggish pace in Venezuela on Sunday, as voters appeared to abstain from choosing between candidates backed by President ..
MOSCOW (AP) — A survivor of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima compared her struggle to survive in 1945 to the objectives of the group awarded this year'..
A study involving the recently approved CD19-targeting chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell therapy shows that 42 percent of patients with aggressiv..
In a pair of clinical trials stretching from Philadelphia to Tokyo, the chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell therapy Kymriah (formerly known as CTL0..
Loyola University Medical Center is the only Chicago center that participated in the pivotal clinical trial of a groundbreaking cancer treatment that ..
Until recently, Andrea Ramirez, 43, thought she was part Mexican. But the results from an at-home genetic test from 23andMe revealed that she is a mix..
Yoga may hold a key to aging well, suggests a growing body of research into its potential benefits for body and mind — benefits that include reducing ..
Consumer Reports has no financial relationship with any advertisers on this site. Many people who are near the end of life wait too long to enter hosp..
(Reuters) - An experimental Roche Holding AG drug, added to standard therapy, led to a far higher rate of remission and helped patients with an advanc..
other families. To a "Gma" health alert about birth control and-----cancer. A new study in the new England journal of medicine says women who use the ..
(Reuters) - An experimental Roche Holding AG drug, added to standard therapy, led to a far higher rate of remission and helped patients with an advanc..
Nick Lachey's employee, who was shot in the face on Thanksgiving while walking near Lachey's, the singer's sports bar in Cincinnati, is speaking out a..
Mike Beck, who retired from the National Security Agency last year, thinks his Parkinson’s disease is linked to a visit he made to a hostile country i..
Modern birth control pills that are lower in estrogen have fewer side effects than past oral contraceptives. But a large Danish study suggests that, l..
Domenico Praticò, MD, Professor in the Departments of Pharmacology and Microbiology and Director of the Alzheimer's Center at the Lewis Katz School of..
BEND, Ore. (AP) — Dr. Byron Maas surveys a supply of marijuana products for dogs that lines a shelf in his veterinary clinic. They're selling well. "T..
Women using hormonal birth control methods -- from the pill, to the ring and implants -- appeared to have a 20 percent higher risk of-----cancer, acco..
Modern birth control pills that are lower in estrogen have fewer side effects than past oral contraceptives. But a large Danish study suggests that, l..
Personalized medicine has been one of the most promising medical developments in recent years. To personalize treatment for patients, some doctors hav..
CHICAGO (AP) — Modern birth control pills that are lower in estrogen have fewer side effects than past oral contraceptives. But a large Danish study s..
Pfizer's-----and the company's generic version, sildenafil citrate, are seen Monday at Pfizer Inc. headquarters in New York. The drugmaker is launchin..
As if experiencing a traumatic brain injury wasn't enough of a problem on its own, it turns out the consequences can have an unusual effect on a remot..
University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) researchers have found a two-way link between traumatic brain injury (TBI) and intestinal changes. T..
Researchers from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have discovered how unusually long pieces of RNA work in skin cells. The RNA piece..
The United Nations' 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development identified 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) whose realization will require expertis..
A drug already used to treat certain forms of cancer may also be an effective therapy for Huntington's disease, according to a new study in the latest..
Jay Konduras, left, and his brother, Bill,  were involved in the study. Before the treatment 'something as innocuous as reaching reaching down to ..
“Trusting thus opens one up to harm, for it gives rise to selective interpretation, which means that one can be fooled, that the truth might lie, as i..
A new study showed that a diet high in fat may help in losing weight. The researchers discovered a method in which altering the Hedgehog pathway signa..
Gene therapy has freed 10 men from nearly all symptoms of hemophilia for a year so far, in a study that fuels hopes that a one-time treatment can give..
Gymnast McKayla Maroney and her mother Erin Maroney are speaking out against Team USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar, who pleaded guilty to-----assaul..
A seven-year-old Australian boy who is missing most of his visual cortex has surprised doctors by being able to see well enough to recognise faces and..
Thirty million Americans are getting some bad health news: they have high blood pressure and need to do something about it, according to new aggressiv..
Thirty million Americans are getting some bad health news: they have high blood pressure and need to do something about it, according to new aggressiv..