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Thursday Jul 24 | Circulation
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Many of us get confused by claims of how much the risk of a heart attack, for example, might be reduced by taking medicine for it.
Thursday Jul 24 | Reuters
Brothers or sisters might have a greater influence than parents on a child's likelihood of being obese, suggests new U.S. research.
Today, at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Massachusetts High Technology Council presented by Boston Scientific Corporation, Monster announced the launch of NewEnglandTechVets.org, an online community to connect the military service members and veterans with jobs in New England and across the United States.
Weight loss over two years is associated with reduced diabetes incidence and improvement in cardiometabolic risk factors, according to a study published online July 14 in Diabetes Care .
The stimulation of a dopamine-producing region of the brain may actively restore consciousness to anesthetized patients, researchers have found, which could provide a greater understanding of how anesthesia drugs work.
Tommy Lee Kidman always wore a smile. His two daughters, Gracie and Madeline were the "light of his eyes," friends say, and he had an artistic side - he drew, wrote, played the guitar.
Dr. Joep Lange, who died on the Malaysian jet, often visited Boston to recruit physicians and researchers for his campaign against AIDS.
KIEV, Ukraine - Emergency workers, police officers and even off-duty coal miners - dressed in overalls and covered in soot - searched through wreckage and bodies scattered across sunflower fields and Ukrainian villages Friday after a Malaysian jetliner flying high above the country's battlefield was shot down, killing 298 people.
Sometimes we take for granted that which is closest to us. Easy to do; human nature.
A single-pill combination HIV-1 treatment may be appropriate in certain cases, according to a case vignette published in the July 17 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine .
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Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 09:54 pm
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