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Physicians may soon have a new way to screen patients for Barrett's esophagus, a precancerous...
As the nation’s healthcare system strains to manage a sour economy and an aging population, large...
The traditional approach to assisting patients with IBD has left much to be desired, and so the...
Two newly approved pharmaceuticals – and others in development – may be elemental in a broader...
Even as medical researchers quantify the impact of empathy on patient care, neuroscientists are...
A team of UCLA expertshas introduced refinements to targeted biopsy of prostate cancer, greatly...
Patients seeking relief from gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) have a new treatment option to...
Although legally permitted to drive in the US, people with partial central vision loss (blind areas...
When Noel Rose, M.D., was in medical school in the 1950s, no one talked about autoimmune disease....
October is “National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.” This is a health concern that I feel...
Many infants and toddlers experience occasional episodes of wheezing caused by respiratory tract...
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Johns Hopkins researchers say they have found a specific protein in nearly 100 percent of high-...
Culling together the results of several genetic research projects, Kimmel Cancer Center researchers...
Using scores obtained from cognitive tests, Johns Hopkins researchers think they have developed a...
The field of cardiac catheterization has benefited significantly from the advent of two...
Circumstantial evidence suggests a possible connection between the use of acetaminophen and the...
If your child comes down with a sore throat that is accompanied by a fever and no other cold or flu...
“You don’t know shingles if you’ve never had a personal experience,” says Halvor Iverson.  “This is...
Seasonal allergies, sometimes called "hay fever" can cause cold-like symptoms in children, such as...
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A 72-year-old patient is losing weight. His primary care provider believes the cause may be a...

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