In the latest step at bringing personalized cancer treatments to patients based on their DNA, 14 U.S. and Canadian cancer institutes will begin using IBM's supercomputer known as "Watson" to choose therapies based on a tumor's genetic footprint. Learn more.
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There's more evidence of a link between diabetes and Alzheimer's disease. A study from Washington University in St. Louis found that elevated blood sugar levels in mice significantly increased the amount of amyloid beta in their brains, a key component of the plaques associated with in Alzheimer's. Learn more
Having financial problems can double a woman's risk of having a heart attack, according to a study presented at a recent meeting of the American Heart Association. Learn more