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Blood test to predict likelihood of disease years in the future

Blood test to predict likelihood of disease years in the future

🕔16:34, 6.Jan 2017

by Henry Bodkin Asimple blood test that can tell how well a person is likely to ageis on the horizon after scientists cracked blood “signature” patterns which predict ill health. The breakthrough means doctors will be able to assess the

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The Fifth-highest paid model, Gigi Hadid reveals she is skinny because of Hashimotos’ disease

The Fifth-highest paid model, Gigi Hadid reveals she is skinny because of Hashimotos’ disease

🕔12:51, 11.Dec 2016

Gigi Hadid has taken the right measures to maintain a healthy weight, despite the illness she’s been battling. By Carolina Gonzales Chron In an interview with Elle, the VS model said she suffers from an autoimmune disorder. Hadid said, “I have

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New drug might halt the progress of neurodegenerative disease [by Ana Sandoiu]

New drug might halt the progress of neurodegenerative disease [by Ana Sandoiu]

🕔13:29, 8.Dec 2016

by Ana Sandoiu Published: Wednesday 7 December 2016 Spinal muscular atrophy type 1 is a hereditary disease that causes severe muscle weakness in infants and children. Until now, there was no known cure or disease-modifying treatment for the condition. Clinical

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Giardia infection (giardiasis)

Giardia infection (giardiasis)

🕔06:01, 20.Jan 2015

By Mayo Clinic Staff Definition Giardia infection (giardiasis) is an intestinal infection caused by a microscopic parasite that’s found worldwide, especially in areas with poor sanitation and unsafe water. Giardia infection is marked by abdominal cramps, bloating, nausea and bouts

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Hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid)

Hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid)

🕔03:03, 12.Aug 2014

By Mayo Clinic Staff Hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid) is a condition in which your thyroid gland produces too much of the hormone thyroxine. Hyperthyroidism can accelerate your body’s metabolism significantly, causing sudden weight loss, a rapid or irregular heartbeat, sweating, and

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Prolapsed Disc (Slipped Disc)

Prolapsed Disc (Slipped Disc)

🕔18:47, 10.Jun 2014

A prolapsed disc often causes severe lower back pain. The disc often presses on a nerve root which can cause pain and other symptoms in a leg. In most cases, the symptoms ease off gradually over several weeks. The usual

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One Possible Cause of Multiple Sclerosis Ruled Out

One Possible Cause of Multiple Sclerosis Ruled Out

🕔20:07, 2.Jun 2014

By Nancy Maleki (dailyRx News) While the exact cause of multiple sclerosis (MS) remains unclear, research over the years has pointed to some potential culprits. Now, it seems that one possible cause of MS could be ruled out. A recent

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Kidneys and Urinary Tract

Kidneys and Urinary Tract

🕔15:50, 26.May 2014

The urinary system consists of the kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, and urethra. The kidneys filter the blood to remove wastes and produce urine. The ureters, urinary bladder, and urethra together form the urinary tract, which acts as a plumbing system

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JUGGLING DIABETES AND CANCER AND HOW PEOPLE COPE WITH BOTH ?

JUGGLING DIABETES AND CANCER AND HOW PEOPLE COPE WITH BOTH ?

🕔13:51, 20.May 2014

As published in Indian Express on January 5, 2013 – A US Study says people with Type 2 Diabetes have an increased risk of developing Cancer. Here’s how they cope up with both.Nine years ago, Brenda Gray, a former schoolteacher

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Tips for Coping with Diabetes-Related Stress

Tips for Coping with Diabetes-Related Stress

🕔19:28, 16.May 2014

By Emily Loghmani, MS, RD, LDN, CDEMar 16, 2014 Managing a chronic illness like diabetes can cause stress. Every day, the person with diabetes must be vigilant. Diabetes never goes away and yet it’s only one part of your busy

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Diabetes

Diabetes

🕔14:08, 16.May 2014

By Mayo Clinic Staff Diabetes mellitus refers to a group of diseases that affect how your body uses blood glucose, commonly called blood sugar. Glucose is vital to your health because it’s an important source of energy for the cells

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Slipped Disc – Symptoms, Causes, and Cautions

Slipped Disc – Symptoms, Causes, and Cautions

🕔19:51, 10.May 2014

The pain and discomfort that a condition, like slipped disc carries with it, is better left undescribed. However, what may be described are the indicants and potent causes that demand immediate attention in order to curb the condition without delay.

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10 ways to control high blood pressure without medication

10 ways to control high blood pressure without medication

🕔23:29, 17.Apr 2014

By making these 10 lifestyle changes, you can lower your blood pressure and reduce your risk of heart disease.   By Mayo Clinic Staff   If you’ve been diagnosed with high blood pressure (a systolic pressure — the top number

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Herniated disk

Herniated disk

🕔19:03, 10.Mar 2014

By Mayo Clinic Staff A herniated disk refers to a problem with one of the rubbery cushions (disks) between the individual bones (vertebrae) that stack up to make your spine. A spinal disk is a little like a jelly donut,

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Slipped disc – What are the symptoms of a slipped disc?

Slipped disc – What are the symptoms of a slipped disc?

🕔18:31, 10.Feb 2014

BMJ Group Medical Reference webmd Back pain can be caused by many different things. Only about 1 in 25 people withpain in their lower back have a slipped disc.[1] If you have a slipped disc, the pain is caused by the damaged disc pressing

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Herniated Disc Defined and Explained

Herniated Disc Defined and Explained

🕔18:39, 10.Jan 2014

By Mark Flood, D.O. Chances are you’ve heard of herniated discs. However, unless you’ve been diagnosed with this specific condition, it’s likely you don’t know exactly what a herniated disc is, beyond the fact that a herniated disc is located

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Causes of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

Causes of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

🕔21:29, 25.Jan 2013

The cause of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease is not clear. Certain factors tend to increase risk, but in some cases, no risk factors show up. However, NAFLD tends to run in families. It also shows up most often in people

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Liver Disease

Liver Disease

🕔21:05, 25.Jul 2012

Liver Disease Facts The liver plays an important role in many bodily functions from protein production and blood clotting to cholesterol, glucose and iron metabolism. A variety of illnesses can affect the liver. Cirrhosis occurs when normal liver cells are

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What Visceral Fat Does To The Body (The Doctors)

What Visceral Fat Does To The Body (The Doctors)

🕔19:36, 20.Feb 2012 Read Full Article