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Cancer 'vaccine' kills multiple types of cancer in experiment with mice

Cancer 'vaccine' kills multiple types of cancer in experiment with mice

According to the report published in New Atlas , talking about the experimental results, the team told that the vaccine worked successfully on 87 of the 90 mice treated. So confident are they of the effectiveness of their approach, scientists at the Stanford University School of Medicine in the United States are this month starting a clinical trial using human patients.


Railways to use Rs 73000 crore on safety: Piyush Goyal

Railways to use Rs 73000 crore on safety: Piyush Goyal

In 2017-18 Union Budget , the total capex of Railways was pegged at Rs 1,31,000 crore. Redevelopment of 600 major railway stations, CCTV system and WI-FI in all stations and trains were announced in order to provide more amenties to passengers.


National Wear Red Day: Raising awareness about heart disease

National Wear Red Day: Raising awareness about heart disease

It's an annual campaign by the American Heart Association to raise awareness for heart health. That's more than all cancers combined. In 2003, the American Heart Association and the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute took action against a disease that was claiming the lives of almost 500,000 American women each year - a disease that women weren't paying attention to.


10 things to know about the intersection of breast cancer, CVD

10 things to know about the intersection of breast cancer, CVD

The American Heart Association is now warning breast cancer patients and survivors that they are at high risk of developing heart failure and other cardiac problems. Some breast cancer treatment agents, such as anthracyclines, can result in abnormal heart rhythms that in some patients are benign but in others can lead to life-threatening heart rhythms.


Flu cases in MI highest in recent years

Flu cases in MI highest in recent years

According to the report , 7.81 percent of patients visiting Tennessee Sentinel Provider clinics had flu-like symptoms. While the CDC and most doctors advise that people get the flu vaccine-and there's still time do so-others say the vaccine does little or no good.


A California Lawsuit Wants Coffee Shops To Warn About Cancer

A California Lawsuit Wants Coffee Shops To Warn About Cancer

The lawsuit seeks to force the defendants not only to pay fines but also to put out warnings about the acrylamide chemical , explaining how drinking coffee involves potential risks. The National Coffee Association also points out on its site that the World Health Organization (WHO ) removed coffee from a list of potential carcinogens in 2016.