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What do different TSH levels mean?

Hematology - Πέμ, 10/24/2019 - 21:00
A thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) test measures how much TSH is in the blood, which can help doctors diagnose thyroid conditions. Here, we describe normal, high, and low TSH ranges in males and females of different ages.
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Ewing sarcoma: What to know

Cancer - Πέμ, 10/24/2019 - 07:00
Ewing sarcoma is a rare form of bone cancer that most commonly affects children and teenagers. In this article, learn about the symptoms, causes, and treatment options.
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Prostate cancer: Investigating the impact of diet

Cancer - Τετ, 10/23/2019 - 18:00
What foods, if any, protect against prostate cancer? And which foods increase the risk? A new review attempts to answer these questions.
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What to know about inflammatory breast cancer

Cancer - Τετ, 10/23/2019 - 03:00
Inflammatory breast cancer is a rare and aggressive form of breast cancer with a high mortality rate. This article explains the symptoms, treatment, and prognosis of the disease.
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Monkeys: Past social stress impacts genes, health

Genetics - Τρί, 10/22/2019 - 13:00
New research suggests socially stressful experiences that occurred in the past leave a long lasting print on genes and health in monkeys and humans.
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Could an existing heart drug help treat cancer?

Cancer - Τρί, 10/22/2019 - 10:00
A new study suggests that a heart drug could help treat cancer by killing a wide array of aging cells that may contribute to tumor growth and spread.
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Everything you need to know about syringomyelia

Hematology - Τρί, 10/22/2019 - 07:00
Syringomyelia occurs when a fluid filled cyst forms in the spinal cord. Learn about the possible symptoms, causes, and treatment options in this article.
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Can pregnancy occur after a vasectomy?

Pregnancy / Obstetrics - Δευ, 10/21/2019 - 22:00
The chances of a pregnancy after a vasectomy are almost zero. However, we look at why pregnancy can still happen. We also explore vasectomy reversal, and a process called sperm aspiration, which may also lead to pregnancy.
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Everything you need to know about clear urine

Pregnancy / Obstetrics - Δευ, 10/21/2019 - 20:00
Clear or very pale urine is usually a sign of proper hydration. In this article, learn more about the possible causes of clear urine and when to see a doctor.
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Brain activity has role in human aging and longevity

Genetics - Δευ, 10/21/2019 - 19:00
After studying human tissue, mice, and worms, scientists link excessive brain activity to reduced life span and find that its suppression can extend life.
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