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BioTime names new CEO
Brian Culley has been appointed as CEO of BioTime, succeeding co-CEOs Adi Mohanty and Michael West, PhD, the company announced in a press release. BioTime, whose retinal...
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ASCRS task force to investigate CyPass micro-stent study data
The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery will form a task force to review the COMPASS-XT study data that recently led to a voluntary recall of Alcon's CyPass...
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FDA takes new steps to curb opioid crisis
The FDA announced several new strategies today to better inform medical professionals and patients about the risks associated with opioid use. Strategies include expanding the...
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Intestinal bacteria produce electric current from sugar
Intestinal bacteria can create an electric current, according to a new study. The results are valuable for the development of drugs, but also for the production of bioenergy...
1 hour ago - ScienceDaily - 5 articles
I Didn't See Women My Size on the Internet-So I Decided to Change That
This profile is part of Health's RealLifeStrong series, where we are celebrating women who represent strength, resilience, and grace. Three years ago when Katie Sturino...
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Colon cancer is caused by bacteria and cell stress
Scientists have made an unexpected discovery while investigating the triggering factors of colon cancer: Cell stress in combination with an altered microbiota in the colon...
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Could Household Cleaners Make Your Kid Fat?
Babies whose parents used "eco-friendly" cleaning products had lower odds of excess weight by age 3, the findings showed.
2 hours ago - Web MD
New Congenital Heart Disease Genes Uncovered
Discoveries from “Bench to Bassinet” investigators may help answer parents' questions about the genetic causes of heart conditions and long-term effects.
2 hours ago - BWH - 5 articles
Nanoparticle Therapeutic Restores Function of Tumor Suppressor in Prostate Cancer
Leveraging advances in mRNA and nanotechnology, investigators demonstrate that tumor suppressor PTEN can be restored in preclinical models of prostate cancer
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Distance helps re-fuel the heart
Separated entry and exit doors for calcium keep energy production smooth in the powerhouses of heart cells.
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Tuberculosis Remains World's Top Infectious Killer, But A Turning Point May...
A high-level U.N. meeting next week may jolt efforts to fight the treatable, curable disease.
The Homeless Get Sick; ‘Street Medicine' Is There For Them
One goal is to cut down on emergency room visits.
Jessica Simpson Announces Pregnancy With Adorable Instagram Post
Jessica Simpson is pregnant with baby 3 and her announcement is adorable At this point, we've seen just about every cute pregnancy reveal possible. And yet, Jessica Simpson's...
It's REVENGE: Judge Kavanaugh's mother ruled against accuser's parents in...
The story surrounding Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who has accused Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her at a party in high school, is rapidly falling apart...
Fascism on steroids: tech giants are now more powerful than the government...
Many on the left who are fawning over the absolute destruction of free speech online, particularly with social media, are trying to justify their support of this totalitarian...
Stay Supported - These Adorable Workout Tops Can Get You Through Anything
Packing your gym bag in the morning can be stressful, to say the least - there are way too many instances where we've forgotten something important. But if your workout top has...
Here Are The Best Looks From Last Night's Emmy Awards
Last night's Emmy Awards made for some incredible “gold” carpet looks Last night, the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards happened - and so did a whole lot of jaw-dropping lewks. Hosted...
Why Is It That We Don't Trust People With Accents?
How does our mind assess trustworthiness in people with accents? Does the tone of the voice really matter? Answers this study.
CRISPR: Gene That Helps Cells Prevent West Nile, Zika Viruses Identified
Gene that helps cells fight Zika, West Nile, dengue, and yellow fever viruses has been identified using CRISPR genome-wide screening technique.
Mother who put off cancer treatment to have baby is told 'your choices...
Heidi Loughlin, 36, of Bristol, has revealed online abuse she has suffered from a troll who targeted her for putting off cancer treatment while pregnant with her third child.