|Genetic predisposition to breast cancer due to non-BRCA mutations in Ashkenazi Jewish women|
Added: 20.07.2017 21:40 | 0 views | 0 comments
Genetic mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2 increase the risk of breast and ovarian cancer in Ashkenazi Jewish women. A new article pexamines the likelihood of carrying another cancer-predisposing mutation in BRCA1, BRCA2 or another breast cancer gene among women of Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry with breast cancer who do not carry one of the founder mutations.
|Ancient Italian fossils reveal risk of parasitic infections due to climate change|
Added: 20.07.2017 20:53 | 1 views | 0 comments
In 2014, a team of researchers found that clams from the Holocene Epoch (that began 11,700 years ago) contained clues about how sea level rise due to climate change could foreshadow a rise in parasitic trematodes. Now, an international team has found that rising seas could be detrimental to human health on a much shorter time scale.
|Assessment of bone density and fracture history can predict long-term fracture risk|
Added: 20.07.2017 19:16 | 3 views | 0 comments
Factors such as low bone density and previous fractures are commonly used to predict an individual's risk of experiencing a fracture over the next 10 years.
|Poaching pushes pangolin closer to extinction|
Added: 20.07.2017 13:18 | 3 views | 0 comments
Pangolins in the forests of Africa are at risk of being pushed to extinction like their Asian relatives.
|You Can Tell If Someone’s Rich or Poor by Looking at Their Face|
Added: 20.07.2017 13:13 | 2 views | 0 comments
A new study unpacks the clues we use to judge someone’s socioeconomic status.
|'Clean eating is ugly, malevolent and damaging', says top eating disorder expert|
Added: 20.07.2017 12:40 | 10 views | 0 comments
Dr Max Pemberton says following ultra-health diets has a 'toxic' impact on people at risk of eating disorders
|The Risk of Exertional Heatstroke to Young Athletes|
Added: 20.07.2017 12:00 | 13 views | 0 comments
Banning two-a-day summer practices in high schools could help minimize the danger.
|Radiation prior to surgery reduces risk of secondary tumors in early-stage breast cancer|
Added: 20.07.2017 8:00 | 5 views | 0 comments
Moffitt Cancer Center researchers launched a first of its kind study comparing the long-term benefits of radiation therapy in women with breast cancer either before surgery (neoadjuvant) or after...
|Moderate exercise and dieting reduces risk of caesarean section and diabetes in pregnancy|
Added: 20.07.2017 8:00 | 7 views | 0 comments
Pregnant women who have a healthy diet and regular moderate exercise are less likely to have a caesarean section, gain excessive weight, or develop diabetes in pregnancy, according to a study led by...
|Stevie Wonder Quietly Marries Longtime Girlfriend in Lavish Wedding: Report|
Added: 20.07.2017 5:11 | 10 views | 0 comments
Stevie Wonder put a ring on it!
The legendary 67-year-old music man wed his 42-year-old girlfriend, Tomeeka Robyn Bracy, in a star-studded wedding at the Hotel Bel-Air over the weekend,...