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Relationship between sugar and cancer is now clearer, scientists say - USA TODAY
18 Oct 2017 at 2:50pm
Relationship between sugar and cancer is now clearer, scientists say
Belgian scientists say they've made a research breakthrough in the relationship between sugar and cancer. Researchers found yeast with high levels of the sugar known as glucose overstimulated the same proteins often found mutated inside human tumors, ...
Belgian study links aggressive tumor growth with sugar intakeNew York Daily News
Does Sugar Affect Tumor Growth? This Study Says Yes, But Here's Why You Shoul...
Your Brain May Continue To Function After Your Death Long Enough For You To B...
18 Oct 2017 at 1:42pm
Your Brain May Continue To Function After Your Death Long Enough For You To Be Aware Of It, Studies Suggest
Here's some ooky spooky science just in time for Halloween: some studies suggests that our minds still work after we die. Meaning, when we die...we know that we're dead. Scientifically speaking, this research, which was first published in 2014, says ...
You actually know when you die, finds new studyDeccan Chronicle
Scientists discover your mind still works when you dieNew Zeal...
It May Be Risky for Men to Receive Blood Donations From Women Who Have Been P...
18 Oct 2017 at 12:59pm
It May Be Risky for Men to Receive Blood Donations From Women Who Have Been Pregnant
Men and women are biologically different, and that may apply to their blood as well ? at least for women who have been pregnant. In a study published in JAMA, researchers from the Netherlands studied more than 31,000 people who received blood ...
Should donor sex influence blood transfusion practices?Business Insider
Is blood donated by mothers less safe?Valley News Live
Blood transfusions from women who ...
Appeals court tosses $72 million award in talcum powder case - New Jersey Herald
18 Oct 2017 at 12:44pm
The Denver Post
Appeals court tosses $72 million award in talcum powder case
New Jersey Herald
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) ? A Missouri appeals court on Tuesday that vacated a $72 million award to an Alabama woman who claimed her use of Johnson & Johnson products that contained talcum contributed to her ovarian cancer has thrown the fate of ...
Alabama woman's $72 million award tossed out in talcum powder cancer caseAL.com
Johnson and Johnson Talcum Powder Verdict TossedNewsmax (blog)
Missouri appeals co...
Yes, you can exercise too much ? and raise your risk of an early death, study...
18 Oct 2017 at 6:35am
Yes, you can exercise too much ? and raise your risk of an early death, study finds
Let's face it ? at some time or another, we've all felt guilty about not going to the gym enough. But according to a new study from Mayo Clinic Proceedings, those who go to the gym and exercise around 8 hours a week or more should rethink how much ...
Excessive Exercise May Harm The Heart, Study SuggestsForbes
Young, white men who exercise excessively face risk for subclinical atherosclerosi...