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High blood pressure combined with elevated LDL cholesterol more than triples risk of heart attack

High blood pressure combined with elevated LDL cholesterol more than triples risk of heart attack

Doctors urge Government to 'wake up' to new sleep apnoea bill

Doctors urge Government to 'wake up' to new sleep apnoea bill

Phase 1 clinical trial of new anticancer drug from Human Genome Sciences

Phase 1 clinical trial of new anticancer drug from Human Genome Sciences

Scientists have discovered a protein that could be the key to finding a cure for asthma

Scientists have discovered a protein that could be the key to finding a cure for asthma

Researchers using light to control genes and better understand the role of certain genes in embryonic development

Researchers using light to control genes and better understand the role of certain genes in embryonic development

Besides helping infants’ lungs mature, sighs may “reset” breathing regulation mechanism

Besides helping infants’ lungs mature, sighs may “reset” breathing regulation mechanism

Scientists have uncovered a key driver behind the progression of prostate cancer

Scientists have uncovered a key driver behind the progression of prostate cancer

Striking increase in high blood pressure in the U.S.

Striking increase in high blood pressure in the U.S.

New database about a group of genes associated with multidrug resistance in cancerous tumors

New database about a group of genes associated with multidrug resistance in cancerous tumors

African-American women are less likely to be treated with breast reconstruction after mastectomy than women of other races

African-American women are less likely to be treated with breast reconstruction after mastectomy than women of other races

Dual-action compound shows promise in killing prostate cancer cells

Dual-action compound shows promise in killing prostate cancer cells

Nucleic acid-amplification testing has improved the safety of the nation's blood supply

Nucleic acid-amplification testing has improved the safety of the nation's blood supply

Researchers find important gene for lupus

Researchers find important gene for lupus

Researchers to conduct a series of studies on human circulation

Researchers to conduct a series of studies on human circulation

Organ transplant recipients infected with West Nile virus develop more severe neurological illness

Organ transplant recipients infected with West Nile virus develop more severe neurological illness

Exposure to natural and man-made substances in the environment accounts for at least two-thirds of all the cases of cancer in the U.S.

Exposure to natural and man-made substances in the environment accounts for at least two-thirds of all the cases of cancer in the U.S.

Catheter delivered devices may be just as effective as drug therapy in treating strokes of unidentified origin

Catheter delivered devices may be just as effective as drug therapy in treating strokes of unidentified origin

Steps families take to minimize asthma triggers in the home are either wrong or ignored

Steps families take to minimize asthma triggers in the home are either wrong or ignored

Heart pump improves quality of life in congestive heart failure patients

Heart pump improves quality of life in congestive heart failure patients

Scientists have uncovered the identity of the last of eight genes known to contribute to Bardet-Biedl syndrome

Scientists have uncovered the identity of the last of eight genes known to contribute to Bardet-Biedl syndrome