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Medical News Today: Concussion leaves mark in brain's white matter 6 months after injury

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 23:00
Concussions affect millions of Americans each year. New research provides further insight into concussion’s impact on the white matter of the brain.

Medical News Today: Pancreatic cancer: Study yields insight into effect of obesity

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 08:00
Study examines effect of obesity on progression and treatment response in most common form of pancreatic cancer in animal models and samples from patients.

Medical News Today: Almost half of highly rated sunscreens do not meet AAD guidelines

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 07:00
While consumers rate some sunscreens highly, researchers say many of these products do not currently meet American Academy of Dermatology guidelines.

Medical News Today: Viral hepatitis has become a leading global killer

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 06:00
An analysis of global data shows while deaths from many infectious diseases dropped over the period 1990-2013, viral hepatitis deaths have risen steadily.

Medical News Today: Prostate cancer and DNA mutation: New connections revealed

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 23:00
A new relationship between mutations in specific DNA repair genes and metastatic prostate cancer is found. A new approach to treatment may be on the cards.

Medical News Today: Should I Worry About Mosquito Bites?

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 23:00
Mosquito bites can irritate but they can also spread infectious diseases such as Zika and malaria. Learn more about symptoms, treatment and prevention.

Medical News Today: Alzheimer's risk may be detectable from age 18 with genetic scoring

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 23:00
Researchers have created a genetic risk score that has the potential to pinpoint which adults are at high risk of Alzheimer's from the age of 18.