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June 15, 2015

Three-Quarters of People with Hepatitis C were Born between 1945 and 1965

Although some of the focus on Hepatitis C is on its effect on younger patients, three-quarters of those afflicted with the disease are baby boomers. Americans […]
June 15, 2015

Get Moving: Rheumatoid Arthritis and Exercise – Press Enterprise

Get Moving: Rheumatoid Arthritis and Exercise | arthritis, rheumatoid, hour, david, says, pain, joint, exercise, stiffness, particularly Joint pain. Swelling. Morning stiffness. If you are experiencing […]
June 15, 2015

‘Groundbreaking’ cure for deadly asbestos-related cancer could be near

A Kiwi professor has developed a new treatment that has already saved one man’s life and could possibly help thousands more defeat mesothelioma – an aggressive […]
June 10, 2015

‘A step closer’ to gene therapy for hemophilia – Medical News Today

A mutant protein called FIX-Padua brings gene therapy for hemophilia – an inherited blood disorder – a step closer after it was found to ease symptoms […]
June 10, 2015

FSU’s Lebioda battles Crohn’s disease like a champ

  CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – After putting out on the ninth green Thursday at Finley Golf Course, Hank Lebioda sprinted toward the nearest men’s bathroom, about […]
June 10, 2015

Hepatitis C’s hidden dangers — a personal perspective: Navin Vij (Opinion)

Ask your health care provider whether you should be tested for hepatitis C, a potentially fatal infectious disease of the liver. Given recent advances, getting tested […]
June 10, 2015

Rheumatoid arthritis ‘vaccine’ passes big test – Futurity

Scientists have created a vaccine-style way of treating rheumatoid arthritis and phase one clinical trial results demonstrate its safety. Results from the phase one clinical trial, […]