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Molecular biologists in the School of Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio have found a novel way to fine-tune the activity of cells' protein-disposing machinery, with potentially cancer-fighting effects.
By relying on hunches rather than posing a few screening questions, primary care clinicians may be missing three-fourths of the alcohol problems in their patients, a newly released analysis shows.
Behavioral support from peers and primary care office staff can help patients improve their blood pressure control by as much as starting a new drug, a new study found.
For the past 40 years, radiation has been the most effective method for treating deadly brain tumors called glioblastomas.
High blood pressure (hypertension) is a principal risk factor for heart disease and affects 1 billion people.
In the constant battle to lose inches or at least stay the same, we reach for the diet soda.
Cell biologists pondering the death of neurons â€” brain cells â€” said today that by eliminating one ingredient from the cellular machinery, they prolonged the life of neurons stressed by a pesticide chemical.
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Plant agents show promise in preventing skin cancer.
- The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.