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New Study Suggests Nearly Half Of U.S. Adults Have HPV

The Human papillomavirus (HPV) is more common than one would think, consisting of over 200 related viruses, with each being given a unique number, which is referred to as HPV type. Low-risk HPVs can cause skin warts, but do not … Continue reading

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A New Johns Hopkins Study Suggests DNA Errors And “Bad Luck” Are Responsible For Most Cancer Mutations

Science plays a huge role in cancer research, but its use has been limited. Researchers have avoided utilizing science to estimate the different forms of cancers that are linked to particular circumstances and what percentage of the cases would have … Continue reading

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The Signs Of Heart Disease – Something Everyone Should Know

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), heart disease is the number killer in the United States. Recent data shows one-third of heart disease’ victims die, before the disease is diagnosed.  

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Look Good Feel Better Seminar Provides Cancer Patients With Cosmetic Tips

Chemotherapy eradicates cancer cells, but it also slows the growth of healthy cells, since it treats the entire body. Many cancer patients undergo a series of radiation and chemotherapy simultaneously. Chemotherapy drugs and radiation have side effects, ranging from mild … Continue reading

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The Dip In Life Expectancy Raises Concern For Americans

Life expectancy in the United States was on the rise for decades, but that came to a sudden stop last year. According to new data released by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the rates of every leading … Continue reading

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