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Researchers at the Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, have identified the genetic variations that are believed to cause osteoporosis.
Every day 18 Swedish women are diagnosed with breast cancer.
A Mediterranean diet with large amounts of vegetables and fish gives a longer life.
It is now possible to use dental X-rays to predict who is at risk of fractures, reveals a new study from researchers at the Sahlgrenska Academy reported in the journal Nature Reviews Endocrinology.
Researchers at the University of Gothenburg's Sahlgrenska Academy have discovered a brand new tick-borne infection.
Researchers at the Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden have been using a substance found in cancer and epilepsy drugs to help stimulate the body’s natural defense mechanism against blood clots.
Only a few decades ago, sudden cardiac arrest was a death sentence.
People who are alcohol-dependent and who also carry a particular variant of a gene run an increased risk of premature death.
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While obesity is a well-known cause of cardiovascular disease, research from the Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, has now revealed that the body's obesity hormones – adiponectin - are also linked to osteoporosis and an increased risk of fractures.
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