Many Australians not using free bowel cancer testing kits

Many Australians not using free bowel cancer testing kits

Bowel cancers affect thousands each year in Australia. Around 16,000 new diagnoses are made annually with huge number of people dying from this… more

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April 15, 2018

People who stay up late risk shorter lives

People who stay up late risk shorter lives

New research shows that people who habitually stay up late and wake up late are at risk of shorter lives compared to those who follow the old adage –… more

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April 12, 2018

Drink less to live longer – major new study

Drink less to live longer -  major new study

A new study has shown that the current safe limits of alcohol consumption are overestimated. In one of the largest worldwide alcohol consumption studies, the… more

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April 12, 2018

UCLA scientists identify four subtypes of melanoma with different drug sensitivities

April 12, 2018

FINDINGS

Melanoma, a relatively rare but deadly skin cancer, has been shown to switch differentiation… more

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April 11, 2018

Hand dryers in the loo spraying bacteria on your hands

Hand dryers in the loo spraying bacteria on your hands

One of the basic hygiene measures is to dry the hands under a hand dryer after using the washroom. New study finds that the measure of washing… more

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April 11, 2018

Theresa May to launch £75m drive against prostate cancer

Theresa May to launch £75m drive against prostate cancer

British Prime Minister Theresa May has declared war against prostate cancer. Yearly, 47,000 men are UK are diagnosed with this cancer and… more

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April 9, 2018

Prostate cancer on the rise and detected late in the UK finds report

Prostate cancer on the rise and detected late in the UK finds report

As many as 37 percent of all prostate cancers are detected late or in advanced stages in the UK, finds a new report from the charity more

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April 8, 2018

New comprehensive analysis of breast and gynecological cancers

New comprehensive analysis of breast and gynecological cancers

A large amount of information has been gathered by researchers from University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center who were studying the… more

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April 5, 2018

Negative fateful life events appear to accelerate brain aging, study finds

April 5, 2018

Conflict, a death in the family, financial hardship and serious medical crises are all associated with accelerated… more

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April 5, 2018

Study shows link between urinary incontinence and negative sexual health outcomes

April 5, 2018

In a new BJU International study, women with urinary incontinence reported declines in sexual activity and… more

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April 4, 2018