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Medical News Today: Internal radiation therapy: Better response in metastatic colorectal cancer patients

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 23:00
New analysis shows patients with metastatic colorectal cancer treated with radiation therapy show better response than those receiving chemotherapy alone.

Medical News Today: Exercise in pregnancy 'good for mom and baby'

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 23:00
Review of research finds exercise in single pregnancy is good for normal weight mothers and their child, and is not linked to raised risk of preterm birth.

Medical News Today: Dizziness: What You Need to Know

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 23:00
Learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatments available for dizziness. This article also looks at what to do when people start feeling dizzy.

Medical News Today: Bariatric surgery reverses obesity-related premature aging

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 23:00
Obesity causes premature aging that can be measured in the cells. Breaking research set out to see whether bariatric surgery could reverse this process.

Medical News Today: Statins: could they decrease death risk in four most common cancers?

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 23:00
High cholesterol is linked to reduced mortality and improved survival in the four most common cancers, researchers say, as they present their new study.

Medical News Today: How mom's diet during pregnancy could affect disease inheritance

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 08:00
Poor nutrition or stress during pregnancy could influence lifelong attributes of offspring in adulthood and could explain heritability of type 2 diabetes.

Medical News Today: Medical marijuana linked to reduced prescription drug use

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 07:00
Researchers find that between 2010-2013, states that had legalized the use of medical marijuana saw a fall in prescription drug use.

Medical News Today: Centenarians' extra years are mostly healthy ones

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 06:00
Research on centenarians shows that the extra years lived are mostly healthy years - with illness often arriving decades later than in younger seniors.