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March 14, 2016

What Are the 4 Types of Multiple Sclerosis?

The autoimmune disease multiple sclerosis develops when the body destroys the myelin sheath around the nerves of the spine and brain. Multiple sclerosis is an autoimmune disease where […]
March 14, 2016

The Cost of a Cure: Part 1

Approximately 3.5 million Americans are infected with the hepatitis C virus, including many veterans, and there is a cure available. It could be the biggest story […]
March 14, 2016

More women with cancer in one breast are having double mastectomies. That might not be a good idea. 

A growing trend of women with cancer in one breast getting a double mastectomy does not appear to bring longevity or quality of life benefits. For […]
March 11, 2016

Broccoli may reverse damage, prevent cancer in liver 

Eating broccoli several times per week cuts the risk for liver cancer and reverses damage to the liver. Eating broccoli three to five times per week has […]
March 11, 2016

Vitamin D Deficiency During Pregnancy Linked To Increased Risk Of MS In Children

Too little vitamin D during pregnancy might increase the risk of multiple sclerosis in the child by up to 90 percent. Scientists have been studying vitamin D levels […]
March 11, 2016

Jimmy Carter says he no longer needs cancer drug treatment

Jimmy Carter recently announced that treatment for cancer is no longer needed for the melanoma that spread to his brain. Jimmy Carter announced Sunday that he […]
March 10, 2016

Crohn’s sufferer turns illness into business after making fashionable COLOSTOMY bags 

A woman with Crohn’s disease creates fashionable colostomy and ileostomy bags. A young woman who sufferers from Crohn’s disease has managed to turn her illness into […]