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Exposure to ozone and nitrogen oxides causes the most damage, find scientists As Delhi reels under post Diwali air pollution, a new study shows how exposure to polluted air increases emergency department (ED) visits for respiratory and cardiovascular diseases. George Mason...
New targeted therapy for bone fracture increased bone density, lower toxicity, and reduced healing time by 60% What if the entire month of inactivity following a simple bone fracture could become just 18 days. it is possible. New research presented at...
Animal studies show the immune system may have a role to play in postpartum depression The immune system might play an important role in the development of postpartum depression after a stressful pregnancy, new research suggests. Areas of the brain...
Family trees of 400 million people show genetics has limited influence on longevity Although long life tends to run in families, genetics has far less influence on life span than previously thought, according to a new analysis of an aggregated...
The death rates in women have stayed the same or have declined The rate of men dying from malignant melanoma has risen in populations around the world. On the other hand, rates for women are steady or falling at least...
Exposure to malaria before birth alters babies' immune response Babies exposed to malaria in the womb could be more susceptible to the disease in early life. Prenatal exposure to malaria considerably alters the newborn's innate immune response (i.e. its first line...
Waiting for a "healthier" heart often leads to lower survival rates, new research shows Heart from an ailing donor may lead to better transplant outcomes rather than waiting for a healthy heart, shows new research. Accepting an organ that has an...
Study shows frail patients are 38% less likely to be listed for transplantation Patients who are frail, have less chances of getting a transplant. The findings of a study that case to this conclusion were presented at the ASN Kidney...
Study examines differences in the rates of survival of kidney disease patients when they opt for the procedure at home or at an institution Home dialysis may be more effective that undergoing the procedure in hospital settings when it comes...
The study found head and neck cancer survivors are two times more likely to commit suicide Despite improved survival rates among cancer patients, the risk of death by suicide remains high. This is particularly true for those treated for head...

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