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A combination of math and imaging can distinguish aggressive forms of ductal carcinoma in situ - or stage 0 breast cancer - from non-aggressive forms.
Adolescents are at risk of marijuana use from the age of 11, a new study reveals, suggesting that drug intervention programs may need to start earlier.
The Daily Meal investigate whether eating an ounce of walnuts every day lowers the risk of contracting colon cancer. Researchers from UConn Health say yes.
Breaking research investigates the reward circuits involved in unnecessary aggression. The findings give new insights into the origins of bullying.
In a new report, researchers reveal how an artificial pancreas could be ready for clinical use for patients with type 1 diabetes by 2018.
Study shows activation of protein cdk4 triggers non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, and drugs that block it may offer way to prevent or treat the disease.
A new study identifies a greater risk of serous or serous-like endometrial cancer for women with a BRCA1 gene mutation, even after risk-reducing surgery.
Trial shows a simple list of seven predictive factors successfully identifies patients at risk for COPD even if they are not experiencing symptoms.
Find out all about conditions affecting the gallbladder and the symptoms that they can cause. This article includes information on gallstones.