Friday, September 4, 2015
A cancer-killing therapy that engineers a patient's own immune cells to wipe out chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) has shown long-term success in a handful of people, a study said Wednesday.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
More U.S. university students are making a habit of using marijuana, which has supplanted cigarettes as the smoke-able substance of choice among undergraduates who light up regularly, a study released Tuesday found.
Being overweight at the age of 50 may speed the onset of Alzheimer's disease in old age, said a study Tuesday in the journal Molecular Psychiatry.
People who do not get enough sleep are four times more likely than their well-rested counterparts to catch a cold, U.S. researchers said Monday.
Monday, August 31, 2015
A 60-year-old woman was diagnosed with late-stage colon cancer though she has been on vegan diet for over 20 years, a physician told media recently., 2 Comments
Friday, August 28, 2015
Tainan City said Thursday it will introduce 5,000 paper-based dengue NS1 antigen test kits for early diagnosis of dengue fever, which has raged the southern Taiwan city with 2,381 confirmed cases so far this year.
Members of the public are urged to have regular health checks to lower the risk of colon cancer, a doctor said Thursday, advising special caution in cases where a change of bowel habits has been observed.
An experimental blood test may be able to predict whether a woman with breast cancer will suffer a relapse months before new tumors would be detectable on scans, researchers said Wednesday.
Thursday, August 27, 2015
The Tainan City Government reported more than 2,000 dengue fever cases in the southern Taiwan city on Wednesday.
A major genetic study Tuesday confirmed a link between low vitamin D and a higher risk of multiple sclerosis (MS), a finding which experts say could lead to better treatment and prevention.