Thyroid cancer isn’t always something you can prevent, but you can reduce your chances by understanding these risk factors.
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New research shows children with food allergies experienced anxiety and loneliness as a result of their allergies.
Follow along as Phyllis Johnson experiences genetic counseling and testing for breast cancer.
After breast cancer treatment and removal of a melanoma, Patty never imagined she would be diagnosed with ovarian cancer. Turns out she has the BRCA1 gene. Here’s her story.
A new study identified the risk genes for insomnia and genetic similarities between insomnia and other health traits.
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Its stealth: Ovarian cancer symptoms often escape notice until it’s too late. Here’s what to look for.
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It’s hard to turn on a TV today without seeing an ad hawking direct-to-consumer DNA ancestry tests — and I was as curious as anyone. But how accurate are they?