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Children exposed to smoking at home have lower levels of an enzyme that helps them respond to asthma treatment, a study finds.
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A new study has revealed that for patients with herniated discs in the lower (lumbar) spine, surgery leads to greater long-term improvement in pain, functioning, and disability compared to nonsurgical treatment.
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Scientists have taken a major step towards developing new treatments for certain cancers by disrupting the internal cellular signals that lead to the uncontrolled growth of cancerous cells.
Last Updated: Monday, April 22, 2013, 19:07
: Treating early breast cancer patients with an advanced form of radiotherapy known as Intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT), gives better results than the standard treatment, according to a new study.
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An international consortium of university researchers has produced the most comprehensive virtual reconstruction of human metabolism to date.
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Many drugs that target cancers cause nausea, a common and distressing side-effect with a sensation of unease and discomfort in the upper stomach.
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Fertility treatments basically involve helping sperm to reach the egg.
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Nine medical societies have released a list of 45 tests and treatments that patients should question and doctors should avoid in most cases as part of an effort to cut wasteful spending.