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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

One of the largest causes of death and disability worldwide

One of the largest causes of death and disability worldwide

New imaging technique may help cystic fibrosis sufferers

New imaging technique may help cystic fibrosis sufferers

Discovery could revolutionise the way asthma is treated and managed, and possibly lead to an eventual cure

Discovery could revolutionise the way asthma is treated and managed, and possibly lead to an eventual cure

Premature babies grow up to have a portion of the brain smaller than normal

Premature babies grow up to have a portion of the brain smaller than normal

New treatment strategy for brain cancer

New treatment strategy for brain cancer

Promising families of drugs combat the spread of tumors in different ways

Promising families of drugs combat the spread of tumors in different ways

Tobacco industry's efforts to influence the print media

Tobacco industry's efforts to influence the print media