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FDA May Put Strong Warning on Breast Implants

FDA May Put Strong Warning on Breast Implants

Latest Cancer News WEDNESDAY, Oct. 23, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Before receiving breast implants, women should be told of the possible risks, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says in a draft proposal. The agency suggests a boxed warning and a checklist outlining potential harms, such as pain, fatigue and further surgery. “We have heard […]

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Carcinoembryonic Antigen

Carcinoembryonic Antigen

What is CEA? CEA stands for carcinoembryonic antigen. CEA is a substance found on the surface of some cells. It is a type of glycoprotein produced by cells of the gastrointestinal tract during embryonic development. It is produced in very small amounts after birth. The level of CEA in the bloodstream is thus relatively low unless […]

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Don’t Forget These Tips to Boost Your Memory

Don’t Forget These Tips to Boost Your Memory

By Len CanterHealthDay Reporter Latest Alzheimer’s News THURSDAY, Oct. 24, 2019 (HealthDay News) — If you have a hard time remembering names or what to get at the supermarket, there are ways to boost your memory. According to a study in the journal Consciousness and Cognition, one of the best things you can do is […]

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What to know about passing a kidney stone

What to know about passing a kidney stone

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Ewing sarcoma: What to know

Ewing sarcoma: What to know

Ewing sarcoma is a form of bone cancer that usually affects children and adolescents. Ewing sarcoma can be very aggressive, but the cells tend to respond well to radiation therapy. Ideally, doctors will diagnose the cancer before it has spread. According to the National Library of Medicine, an estimated 250 children in the United States […]

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What to know about pica

Pica refers to when a person craves or eats nonfood items, such as paint chips or sand. Most medical guides classify pica as an eating disorder. Some women may develop pica during pregnancy. People with pica crave or eat a wide variety of nonfood items. Many will crave a specific type of item. Common cravings […]

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What is apraxia?

What is apraxia?

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What are the best vitamins for eye health?

What are the best vitamins for eye health?

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