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People who have had common skin cancers may be at an increased risk of developing melanoma and 29 other cancer types, a new study has warned.
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A drug currently used to treat intestinal worms may protect people from periodontitis, an advanced gum disease.
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A new cancer risk gene has been discovered which explains the early-onset in some multiple-case breast cancer families.
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A new technique that introduces disease-blocking bacteria into mosquitoes may help halt the spread of diseases such as dengue, yellow fever and potentially malaria, according to scientists.
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A key discovery related to young malaria parasites` lower sensitivity to drugs could turn the tide against the global scourge, say researchers.
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Australian researchers have developed a genetic test which they claim can predict the risk of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in children.
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