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2013-10-14 14:33:16

Overweight adolescents were twice as likely as their normal weight peers to later develop esophageal cancer in a recent study from Israel.

2013-10-09 23:04:26

The Fast Track Program allows patients to have surgery just one day after an initial consultation with Dr.

2013-10-03 09:31:58

This international trial, published in The Lancet, is one of the largest phase III trials in second-line treatment of gastric cancer.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.