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What can you do to reduce risk of death from ebola infection?

Thursday July 31, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- According to news reports, more than 600 people have been killed by a virus called ebola.  The virus is
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HPV also causes oral cavity cancer, oropharynx cancer

Monday July 28, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A study suggests that practicing oral sex or having multiple sexual partners can increase risk of cancers of the ...
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Diabetes mellitus linked to head and neck cancer, and other cancers

Friday July 25, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- Evidence shows that patients with diabetes mellitus are at higher risk for developing cancer.   A new study finds ...
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Sexually transmitted infections linked to prostate cancer

Friday July 25, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new meta-analysis of data from 47 previous studies published between 1971 and 2011 shows that men who contracted ...
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SCHIZOPHRENIA’e genetic skyline rising

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH NIH News National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) <http://www.nimh.nih.gov/> For Immediate Release: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 CONTACT: Jules ...
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First Chikungunya case acquired in the United States reported in Florida

Press Release For Immediate Release: Thursday, July 17, 2014Contact: CDC Media Relations (404) 639-3286 First Chikungunya case acquired in the United States reported in FloridaSeven months after the mosquito-borne virus ...
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One third of cancer patients are killed by a 'fat-burning' process termed 'cachexia'

Contact: Nuria Noriegannoriega@cnio.esCentro Nacional de Investigaciones Oncologicas (CNIO)  One third of cancer patients are killed by a 'fat-burning' process termed 'cachexia'  VIDEO: One third of cancer patients are ...
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Kidney stones linked to cardiovascular disease

Friday July 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new study in American Journal of Kidney Diseases suggests that the formation of kidney stones in a person indicates ...
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Sexually transmitted diseases may raise prostate cancer risk

Thursday July 10, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new systemic review suggests that men who have contracted any sexually transmitted disease in lifetime would have to ...
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Melasma: Tips To Make It Less Noticeable

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. (July 8, 2014) – Melasma is a common skin problem that causes brown to gray-brown patches on the face. More likely to affect women and ...
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