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What causes numbness in the thigh?

What causes numbness in the thigh?

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Way to prevent chemotherapy hair loss in sight

Way to prevent chemotherapy hair loss in sight

Alopecia — or hair loss — when it results from cancer treatment can cause great distress. In the case of treatment with taxanes, hair loss can be permanent. Now, laboratory research has proposed a way that could prevent alopecia due to this type of chemotherapy. New research may have found a way to prevent chemo-related […]

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Scientists discover the structure of cancer molecule

Scientists discover the structure of cancer molecule

Alternative splicing is a complex but insufficiently understood process. It is crucial to the production of proteins necessary to cell health. Researchers now believe that cancer cells also use this process to their own advantage. Research uncovers new information about a mechanism that cancer may ‘hijack.’ Proteins are large molecules that are absolutely crucial to […]

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Could drinking tea boost brain connectivity?

Could drinking tea boost brain connectivity?

A recent small scale study looks for differences in connectivity in the brains of people who drink tea regularly and those who rarely drink tea. The findings seem encouraging, but much more work is needed. Does drinking tea regularly boost the brain? Spending just a few moments searching the internet for the health benefits of […]

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Breast Lumps (in Women)

Breast Lumps (in Women)

Breast lumps definition and facts Picture of the anatomy of the breast Breast lumps can be caused by infections, injuries, non-cancerous growths, and cancer. Breast cancer usually causes no pain in the breast. The symptoms of breast cancer include painless breast lumps, nipple discharge, and inflammation of the skin of the breast. The chances that […]

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Health Tip: Helping Children Adjust to a Move

Health Tip: Helping Children Adjust to a Move

(HealthDay News) — Job loss, promotion, a transfer and other life changes can force families to move. For children, a move can be stressful and accentuate negative aspects of their personalities, says the American Academy of Pediatrics. Latest Healthy Kids News To help a child adjust to a move, the academy encourages parents to: Emphasize […]

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Why Am I So Bloated and Gassy?

Why Am I So Bloated and Gassy?

What is bloating? What does “feeling bloated” mean? There are many causes of bloating (abdominal distention). Why am I so bloated? Abdominal bloating or “feeling bloated” is a very frequent and familiar symptom most people have experienced at some time in their lives. There are many reasons you may feel bloated. Most causes are simple, […]

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Esophagitis

Esophagitis

Facts and definition of esophagitis Esophagitis is defined as inflammation of the esophagus, which is the tube that connects the throat to the stomach. Signs and symptoms of esophagitis include: Difficult and/or painful swallowing The feeling of food getting stuck while swallowing Heartburn Acid reflux Unpleasant taste in mouth Sore throat Hoarseness Cough Mouth sores […]