Stories about Health

Mar 04 2016

Scientists just made a "game-changing" cancer discovery

The new research had shown there were potential immunotherapy targets from the "trunk" of the tree that are flagged up on all of a tumour's multiplying cells. But now res...

Mar 04 2016

Wrestler with herpes virus urges delay of state meet

A doctor first diagnosed it as staph infection, but after Googling his persistent symptoms, Blake was certain he had herpes gladiatorum . No new cases have been report...

Mar 04 2016

Whole Foods pulls pre-peeled oranges after social media backlash

Twitter user Nathalie Gordon posted the image and wrote: "If only nature could find a way to cover these oranges (sic) so we didn't need to waste so much plastic on them...

Mar 04 2016

Italians freed from Islamic State in western Libya

The four Italian hostages were all working for the Bonatti construction company in Libya when they were kidnapped last July, apparently for ransom. They were kidnapped ...

Mar 04 2016

Colon Cancer Risk Lower With Regular Aspirin Use

Thomas McGarrity , chief of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Results suggest that the effectiveness of aspirin in preventing CRC is dose-dependent. The ...