Latest Karin B. Michels Stories

2009-07-03 11:25:00

Researchers have reported more evidence that both low and high birth weights may be linked to a risk of leukemia.

2009-05-22 01:00:00

Those who drank for a week from polycarbonate bottles showed a two-thirds increase of the chemical bisphenol A in their urine, a US researcher said.

2006-05-11 12:55:00

Women with larger breasts have a greater risk of developing breast cancer before menopause than smaller-breasted women do, a new study shows.

2006-03-27 13:20:00

The diet of preschoolers may influence the risk of breast cancer during adulthood, according to a Boston-based group of investigators.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.