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Medical News Today: ALS: could pesticide exposure be a risk factor?

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 08:00
The risk of ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease, may be increased with residential or occupational exposure to pesticides, according to new research.

Medical News Today: HIV antibody therapy looks promising

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 07:00
Researchers suggest a new antibody-based drug may offer a better way to control HIV in the longer term, after showing a single dose stimulated immune response in patients.

Medical News Today: Prostate cancer: testosterone therapy 'does not increase aggressive disease risk'

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 06:00
A study using Swedish data finds men prescribed testosterone for over a year had no overall rise in prostate cancer risk, and they showed a 50 percent fall in aggressive disease.