05/25/2015
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  • NEWS

    Here's some sobering news as we head into summer: At least a quarter of a middle-aged person's skin cells may already have taken the first step to developing into cancer, according to a study at the Sanger Institute in England. Learn more.


  • NEWS

    People who smoke every day are significantly less likely to vote in elections, suggests a new study at the University of Colorado Cancer Center. Learn more.


  • NEWS

    An injection of botox can make a person's skin more pliable and elastic for as long as four months, according to a study published in the journal JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery. Learn more.

  • QUOTE OF
    THE DAY

    Patriotism is supporting your country all of the time, and your government when it deserves it.

    —Mark Twain


  • NEWS

    Once more, let's hear it for coffee. Men may be able to decrease their risk of erectile dysfunction by drinking two to three cups of coffee a day, according to a study published in the journal PLOS ONE. Learn more


  • NEWS

    Specific proteins in the brain may slow the rate of cognitive decline and memory loss in people with Alzheimer’s disease, suggests new research at Iowa State University. Learn more

  • SLICE OF HISTORY

    After researching a drug for two years, Ernst Chain and Howard Florey, two scientists at the University of Oxford in England, finally try it on a group of mice that had been given lethal doses of bacteria. The mice stay healthy. It appears the researchers have made a huge breakthrough in treating infections. But they know that soon they'll need to test it on humans, Get the full story.  

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