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Improved treatment and management of risk factors have reduced strokes by 40% in a region of the UK over the past 20 years

Improved treatment and management of risk factors have reduced strokes by 40% in a region of the UK over the past 20 years

Stigma attached to lung cancer can have serious consequences on people's lives

Stigma attached to lung cancer can have serious consequences on people's lives

Plan to get more kids enrolled in the State Children's Health Insurance Program

Plan to get more kids enrolled in the State Children's Health Insurance Program

U.S. team to battle malaria in Peru

U.S. team to battle malaria in Peru

Docetaxel decreases the chance of dying by 24 percent in advanced-stage prostate cancer patients resistant to hormone therapy

Docetaxel decreases the chance of dying by 24 percent in advanced-stage prostate cancer patients resistant to hormone therapy

Postnatal exposure to a mercury preservative commonly used in a number of childhood vaccines can lead to the development of autism-like damage

Postnatal exposure to a mercury preservative commonly used in a number of childhood vaccines can lead to the development of autism-like damage

Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis patients to rally in Washington

Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis patients to rally in Washington

New treatment significantly improves long-term outlook for breast cancer survivors

New treatment significantly improves long-term outlook for breast cancer survivors

Australian government to provide free pneumococcal disease vaccinations

Australian government to provide free pneumococcal disease vaccinations

UK pharmacists to become more hands on

UK pharmacists to become more hands on

American alchohol abuse continues to rise

American alchohol abuse continues to rise

Blood test that can detect amplification of a certain gene found in cells associated with breast cancer

Blood test that can detect amplification of a certain gene found in cells associated with breast cancer

Magnetic resonance imaging better than traditional mammography for detecting the presence of breast cancer

Magnetic resonance imaging better than traditional mammography for detecting the presence of breast cancer

Drug commonly used for diabetes might be effective in treating multiple sclerosis

Drug commonly used for diabetes might be effective in treating multiple sclerosis

Common weeds may be better than herbal cousins for preventing and curing a host of diseases

Common weeds may be better than herbal cousins for preventing and curing a host of diseases

The once youngest person in the world to survive a heart by-pass operation is expecting her 2nd child

The once youngest person in the world to survive a heart by-pass operation is expecting her 2nd child

Survey finds over 60% of clinically obese women began dieting before 14

Survey finds over 60% of clinically obese women began dieting before 14

New shaped-beam radiation delivery system provides patients with targeted cancer treatment

New shaped-beam radiation delivery system provides patients with targeted cancer treatment

America's first two WNV encephalitis cases of 2004 respond to treatment

America's first two WNV encephalitis cases of 2004 respond to treatment

Conflicting views on embryonic and adult stem cells complicate research in stem cell therapeutics

Conflicting views on embryonic and adult stem cells complicate research in stem cell therapeutics