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Midland woman finds new hope against advanced melanoma

DETROIT -Heidi Gross is the photographer in her family, snapping thousands and thousands of pictures over the years.But during her fight with melanoma, Gross made a point of handing the camera over to others, asking them to take pictures of her -- catching ... [Published ClickOnDetroit.com - 33 mins ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 39 mins ago - 10 reports

What mystery genes scientists found in the healthy blood of a super centenarian.

Interested in genome research now that the annual National DNA Day is coming around again? Hundreds of genetic mutations found in healthy blood of a supercentenarian, says a new study, " Somatic mutations found in the healthy blood compartment of a 115-yr-old ... [Published Examiner.com - 39 mins ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 40 mins ago - 9 reports

Patrick establishes restrictions for Zohydro

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick’s administration announced Tuesday it would be imposing restrictions of prescribing the new potent painkiller Zohydro. GRAPHIC BY MAYA DEVEREAUX/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFFIn order to prevent people from abusing prescription ... [Published Daily Free Press - 22 mins ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 50 mins ago - 10 reports

Drug cons could get be free under new rules

allanswart//iStockphotoNew clemency rules set Wednesday could free thousands of nonviolent cons — mostly low-level federal drug offenders.WASHINGTON — The Justice Department set new clemency rules Wednesday that could free thousands of nonviolent cons ... [Published New York Daily News - 50 mins ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 54 mins ago - 16 reports

I caught Ebola in Guinea and survived

A short while after I was admitted to the hospital for treatment I started feeling better, step by step.'Shook my hands'At first I was scared to eat as I thought I would be sick but after a while I took a few drops of water and realised it was OK and ... [Published BBC - 2 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 23 reports

Man Who Co-Discovered HIV Focused on Finding Vaccine

, 10:34 PM EDTIt was 30 years ago today that Doctor Robert Gallo and his team of researchers discovered the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), the agent that causes AIDS.Doctor Robert Gallo says he still remembers the moment he agreed to explore the ... [Published FOX 45 WBFF - 1 hour ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 18 reports

Aspirin halves colon cancer risk if you have certain gene

Aspirin can reduce the risk of colon cancer by half, but only in people who carry high levels of a specific type of gene, a study released Wednesday found. Researchers previously were aware that non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as. ... [Published BioPortfolio - 1 hour ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 23 reports

‘Bionic Eye’ allows Michigan man to see again | The Rundown

Photo by Wikimedia user AlantheboxAfter years of being almost completely blind, 55-year-old Roger Pontz is getting a second chance at sight.[1]Pontz, who was diagnosed with a degenerative eye disease as a teenager, is now slowly regaining his vision — ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 1 hour ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 15 reports

Marijuana Raising Health Concerns

Updated: Wednesday, April 23 2014, 10:21 PM CDTCEDAR RAPIDS, IA (CBS2/FOX28) - A new study on marijuana is raising some health concerns, just as more states are legalizing the drug.Young and middle-aged adults who smoke marijuana could be putting themselves ... [Published Kgan - 21 mins ago]
Entities: Marijuana, Drugs, Epilepsy, Cedar
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated 5 hours ago - 23 reports

Loss of memory in Alzheimer's mice models reversed through gene therapy -- ScienceDaily

Alzheimer's disease is the first cause of dementia and affects some 400,000 people in Spain alone. However, no effective cure has yet been found. One of the reasons for this is the lack of knowledge on the cellular mechanisms which cause alterations in ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 5 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 66 reports

Breast cancer drug turned down by Nice because too expensive

A new breast cancer drug has been rejected for use on the NHS by Nice despite prolonging the lives of patients by up to six months because of its cost, Bath Chronicle reports.Dr Mark Beresford, who tested the drug at Bath’s Royal United Hospital (RUH), ... [Published Public Sector - 6 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 8 hours ago - 40 reports

Gilead profit triples, hepatitis C drug sales total $2.3 bln

(Reuters) - Gilead Sciences Inc, which ignited a fierce debate over prescription drug prices, said its new $1,000 hepatitis C pill generated quarterly sales of $2.27 billion, helping the company's quarterly net profit nearly triple.The Foster City, California-based ... [Published Lifescript.com - 8 hours ago]

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