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Compound derived from cottonseed could help improve the effectiveness of chemotherapy at treating head and neck cancer

Compound derived from cottonseed could help improve the effectiveness of chemotherapy at treating head and neck cancer

If strawberries weren't red they wouldn't cause allergies

If strawberries weren't red they wouldn't cause allergies

X-ray measurements help determine whether chronic problems with the hard-to-reach frontal sinuses can be corrected with surgery

X-ray measurements help determine whether chronic problems with the hard-to-reach frontal sinuses can be corrected with surgery

Tourette's and obsessive compulsive disorders linked to strep throat

Tourette's and obsessive compulsive disorders linked to strep throat

Rain forest tree gives new hope for psoriasis sufferers

Rain forest tree gives new hope for psoriasis sufferers

Wearing a continuous positive airway pressure device helps heart failure patients with obstructive sleep apnea get a good night's rest

Wearing a continuous positive airway pressure device helps heart failure patients with obstructive sleep apnea get a good night's rest

Study identifies day-of-surgery crisis

Study identifies day-of-surgery crisis

Drinking soft drinks and other beverages through a properly positioned straw can help to minimize the risk of cavities

Drinking soft drinks and other beverages through a properly positioned straw can help to minimize the risk of cavities

Promising new vaccine candidate to prevent middle ear infections

Promising new vaccine candidate to prevent middle ear infections

New process removes allergy potential from peanut products

New process removes allergy potential from peanut products

Losing weight for a better night's sleep

Losing weight for a better night's sleep

Is winter flu worse because of exercise-induced 'window of susceptibility'?

Is winter flu worse because of exercise-induced 'window of susceptibility'?

Statin drugs prescribed for heart disease also reduce the risk of colon cancer

Statin drugs prescribed for heart disease also reduce the risk of colon cancer

Ultrasound-guided percutaneous biopsies are a safe and effective alternative to endoscopic biopsies

Ultrasound-guided percutaneous biopsies are a safe and effective alternative to endoscopic biopsies

New drug fluticasone was just as effective as beclomethasone and budesonide at opening up constricted breathing passages

New drug fluticasone was just as effective as beclomethasone and budesonide at opening up constricted breathing passages

Cameras and MP3 players are fun, but the next wave of add-ons for cell phones and laptops may help users keep track of their health

Cameras and MP3 players are fun, but the next wave of add-ons for cell phones and laptops may help users keep track of their health

Tonsil swabbing is terrible - it makes people gag

Tonsil swabbing is terrible - it makes people gag

Surgical technique provides the first permanent solution to treating vocal-cord spasms

Surgical technique provides the first permanent solution to treating vocal-cord spasms

Robotic surgery dramatically reduces physical trauma for head & neck cancer patients

Robotic surgery dramatically reduces physical trauma for head & neck cancer patients

Marburg virus - 275 confirmed cases

Marburg virus - 275 confirmed cases