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December 9, 2022
Celine Dion reveals her diagnosis of stiff-person syndrome.
December 8, 2022
Treatment and lifestyle changes can lead to remission of Type 2 Diabetes
December 7, 2022
Scientists surmise why people get more colds and flu in winter but not much to sneeze at.
December 6, 2022
Immune system irregularities found in women with postpartum mood disorders. New study suggests inflammation may play a key role in maternal mental health
December 5, 2022
Study evaluates the placebo effect in randomized clinical trials assessing cannabis-based pain management therapies. It seems that there was no difference between them. Let the fireworks begin.
December 2, 2022
Green tea extract may harm liver in people with certain genetic variations. More is not necessarily better especially when evidence is limited about its health benefits.
December 1, 2022
Small study with caveats suggests that osteoarthritic knees worsen after steroid injections. I am not convinced but open to further evidence to establish veracity.
November 30, 2022
Flu shot uptake below targets, particularly for older adults amid ‘multi-demic’ of viruses: survey.
November 29, 2022
Just a little, ok, a lot of hyperbole in this article reviewing this observational study that claims intermittent fasting can “send you to an early grave”. Once again, no causal relationship and plenty of confounding factors.
November 28, 2022
New insights into how prostate cancer protects itself from latest therapies after researchers uncover the gene responsible for this resistance while investigating new drug that circumvents these protective mechanisms.