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135 Million People Worldwide Will Have Dementia by 2050: Report

2 New Alzheimer's Drugs Show Promise in Early Studies

2 Pre-Surgery Drug Treatments Show Promise Against Aggressive Breast Cancer

A Better Test for Down Syndrome?

A Father and Daughter's Race to Beat Leukemia

Advance Seen in Turning Adult Cells Into Stem Cells

After Skin Cancer, Removable Model Replaces Real Ear

Alzheimer's May Vary, Brain to Brain

Alzheimer's Research Takes a New Turn

Amnesia Patient's Brain Helps Illuminate How Memory Works

Amputee's 'Phantom Limb' Pain Eased by Virtual Arm Technology

Another Experimental Alzheimer's Drug Disappoints

Antidote Might Reverse Complication From Blood Thinner Pradaxa

Antiviral Drug May Extend Brain Cancer Survival, Researchers Say

Baboons Shed Light on Human Brain Evolution

Bacteria in Baby's Belly May Influence Growth, Study Says

Bacterial 'Autopsy' Could Speed Antibiotic Discovery: Study

Blacks May Face Higher Risk of MS Than Whites

Blacks Respond Better to German Measles Vaccine, Study Contends

Blood Pressure Drug Might Boost Chemo Success, Mouse Study Suggests

Blood Sample Might Predict MS Long Before Symptoms Start

Blood Test Aims to Predict Breast Cancer's Return

Blood Test May Catch Deadly Fungal Infection Quickly

Blood Test May Have Power to Predict Alzheimer's

Blood Test Might Predict Type 1 Diabetes in Children, Study Finds

Blood Test Shows Promise for Cancer Detection, Study Finds

'Body Clock' May Explain Why Some Body Parts Age Faster Than Others

Body's Immune System Destroys Would-Be Cancer Cells Daily: Study

Both Sides of Brain Involved in Speech, Study Finds

Brain Chemistry Differs in Kids With Autism: Study

Brain Protein Is a Key to 'Senior Moments,' Study Finds

Brain Researchers Spot Decision-Making Center in Rats

Brain Wiring May Explain Unhealthy Obsession With Looks

Brain-Damaged Athletes May Show Mood or Thinking Impairments First

Brain-Training Device May Ease Stroke Paralysis

Breathalyzer Device Tells You When Your Workout Is Burning Fat

Can Long-Term Night Work Raise Breast Cancer Risk?

Can You Feel Empathy for a Robot?

Cancer Drug May Be Helpful for Diabetes, Mouse Study Hints

Canine Research Sheds Light on OCD in Humans

Certain Blood Proteins Higher in People Prone to Outbursts of Rage

Chemicals in 'Western' Diet Show Alzheimer's-Like Effects in Mice

Chest Implant Might Help With Hard-to-Treat Sleep Apnea

Color of Cutlery Could Change How Food Tastes

Colossal Predatory Dinosaur Remains Identified in Utah

Controversial Theory Behind Possible MS Cause Refuted

Controversial Treatment May Not Help MS Patients

Cornea Research Reveals Unseen Layer

Could a Tiny Worm Help Treat Autism?

Could Antidepressant Combat Lethal Lung Cancer?

Could Blood Test One Day Predict Suicide Risk?

Could Electrical Brain Stimulation Boost Perseverance?

Could Immune Cell Discovery Lead to Universal Flu Vaccine?

Could 'Nasal Filter' Device Help Ease Allergies?

Could Poor Math Skills Raise Your Risk for Foreclosure?

Could Stem Cells Cure Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis?

Could Vaccines Someday Improve Heart Health?

CPR Devices No More Effective Than Hands-On Method: Study

Cure Rate for Experimental Hepatitis C Drug Tops 95 Percent

Deadly MERS Virus Detected in Camels

Deep Brain Stimulation Studied as Last-Ditch Obesity Treatment

Design Flaws Plague Many Animal-Based Drug Studies, Researchers Say

Despite Major Progress, Some Childhood Cancers Are Still Killers

Discovery May Help Pinpoint Risk of Lung Cancer Returning After Surgery

Dissolving 'Scaffolds' Could Help Treat Leg Artery Disease

Docs Should Check Personalities of Younger Patients: Study

Dog Cancer Dates Back 11,000 Years, Scientists Say

Dogs May Guard Babies Against Asthma, Allergies

Dolphins Remember for Decades, Study Finds

Drug for Pulmonary Hypertension Shows 'Modest' Benefit in Studies

Drug May Help Slow Advanced Breast Cancer

Drug May Work Against Advanced Thyroid Cancer

Drug Shows Some Benefit for Kids With Autism

Early Promise for a Blood Thinner Without the Bleeding Risk

Einstein's Brain More 'Connected' Than Other Folks', Study Reveals

Electrical Brain Stimulation Might Help Fibromyalgia Patients

Embryo Selection May Help Prevent Some Inherited Disorders

Exercise Affects Men's, Women's Hearts Differently: Study

Expanded DNA Testing Might Allow Personalized Breast Cancer Treatment

Experimental Breast Cancer Drug Seems Safe, Effective for Advanced Disease

Experimental Drug for Hepatitis C Promising, Studies Show

Experimental Drug Helps Body Fight Advanced Melanoma: Study

Experimental Drug Seems to Aid Memory in Mice With Alzheimer's

Experimental Drug Shows Benefits Against Melanoma in Early Study

Experimental Drug Shows Early Promise for Some Cases of Advanced Melanoma

Experimental Drug Shows Promise for Drug-Resistant Lung Cancer

Experimental Drug Shows Promise for Genital Herpes Treatment

Experimental Drugs Show Promise Against Prostate Cancer

Experimental Hepatitis C Drug May Treat the Untreatable

Experimental 'iKnife' Tells Surgeon Whether Tissue Is Cancerous

Experimental 'Implanted Insulin' Device Seeks to Control Blood Sugar Levels

Experimental Melanoma Vaccine Shows Promise in Study

Experimental Treatment for Rare Soft-Tissue Cancer Shows Promise in Mice

Experimental Treatment May Help Fight Deadly Ebola Virus

Experimental Vaccines May Extend Life With Pancreatic Cancer

Faster-Breeding Cockroach Taking Over in Southwestern U.S.

FDA Approval Process Comes Under Scrutiny in Studies

FDA Approves First 'Pre-Surgical' Drug for Breast Cancer

FDA Explores '3-Person' Embryo Fertilization

FDA Panel Votes to Change Tight Restrictions on Diabetes Drug Avandia

Fecal Transplant Studied for Kids With Bowel Disease

'Female' X Chromosome May Play Part in Sperm Production

First Effective Malaria Vaccine May Be Near, Experts Say

First Organ Grown From Stem Cells Alone: Report

First Windpipe Transplant Holding Up Over Time: Report

Fluorescent Dye May Help Spot Date-Rape Drug in Drinks

Fluorescent Scans May Have Potential to Track Alzheimer's Progression

Frequent Mammograms Tied to Lower Risk of Breast Cancer Spread

Future 'Smart' Objects Could Chat While They Help

Gene Discovery May Offer Breakthrough for Rare Leukemia

Gene Exam Might Predict Breast Cancer Progression

Gene Mutation Linked to Migraines, Researchers Say

Gene Study Offers Clues to Why Autism Strikes More Males

Gene Testing Helps Sort Out Bacterial, Viral Infections

Gene Testing May Boost Lung Cancer Survival: Study

Gene Therapy for Controlling HIV Shows Early Promise

Gene Therapy May Restore Sight in People With Rare Blinding Disease

Gene Therapy Shows Promise Against Leukemia, Other Blood Cancers

Gene Variations Leave Infants at Risk of Leukemia, Study Suggests

Genetic Risks for Asthma May Persist Into Adulthood

Global Population Could Hit 11 Billion by 2100: UN Report

Got an Itch? Mouse Study May Help Explain Why

Groundbreaking Partnership Formed to Develop New Treatments

Gut Bugs May Hold Key to Weight Control, Mouse Study Suggests

H7N9 Bird Flu Transmits From Person to Person, Study Finds

Healthy Lifestyle May Reverse Cellular Aging, Study Suggests

Hearing Loss From Explosions May Be Treatable, Mouse Study Hints

Heart Attack? Doctors Soon May Have an App for That

Heart Disease Haunted Mummies, Too

High Blood Sugar May Add to Alzheimer's Risk: Study

HIV 'Cure' Looks 'Promising,' Danish Scientists Contend

Hormone Shows Potential as Diabetes Treatment in Mice

Hormone Takes the High Out of Weed, Rodent Study Finds

How You Digest Carbs May Influence Weight Gain, Study Says

Humans, Other Primates Burn Fewer Calories Than Other Mammals

Human-Type Epilepsy Discovered in Sea Lions

Immune Cell Discovery May One Day Lead to Herpes Vaccine: Study

Immune Protein Found to Block HIV Spread in Some People

Immune-Based Drug Shows Promise Against Advanced Melanoma

Implanted Device May Predict Epilepsy Seizures, Study Suggests

Implanted Devices Might Someday Run on Energy From Nearby Organs

In Mice, Diabetes Drug Metformin Tied to Longer, Healthier Lives

Injected Gel Might Someday Help Treat Heart Failure

Intravenous Vitamin C May Boost Chemo's Cancer-Fighting Power

Knee Shape May Predict Who'll Benefit From ACL Surgery, Study Says

Lab-Grown Vaginas, Noses Herald New Options for Patients

Largest-Ever Cancer Data Set Made Public

Long-Acting HIV Drug May Offer Better Protection Against Infection

'Love Hormone' May Affect Social Connections

Low Iron in Brain a Sign of ADHD?

Magnetic Brain Stimulation May Help Smokers Quit

Magnetic Brain Stimulation May Temporarily Dull Nicotine Craving

Making Eye Donation Easier Could Help Meet Research Demand

Male Birth Control Shows Promise in Mice

Many Black Women Prone to Gene-Driven Breast Cancer: Study

MERS Virus That Threatens Humans Also Found in Camels

Mice Study Sees Link Between Gut Bacteria, Immune Cell Production

Might Stomach Artery Treatment Be Future Weight-Loss Tool?

'Milestone' Therapy Produces Leg Movement in Paraplegics

Milk Allergy Therapy Needs More Research

Mind Control Moves Model Helicopter in Study

Modified Polio Virus May Help Fight Brain Tumors, Study Suggests

Mom's Genes May Play Part in How Children Age

Monkey Research Shows How Omega-3 Fatty Acids Help the Brain

Monkeys on Very-Low-Cal Diet Lived Longer, Healthier Lives

More Drugs Show Promise in Fighting Hepatitis C

Most U.S. Taxpayer-Funded Heart Studies Take Years to Get Published: Report

Mother's Voice on Special Pacifier Helps Preemies Learn to Eat

Mouse Study May Explain Link Between Clogged Arteries, Immune Dysfunction

Muhammad Ali's Daughter Champions Fight Against Parkinson's Disease

Nail Fungus Drug Might Help Against HIV, Study Suggests

'Nano' Medicine Might Someday Free Diabetics From Daily Needles

Neanderthal DNA Influences Modern Humans: Study

Needle-Free 'Breathalyzer' for Daily Diabetes Testing Shows Promise

Nerve Stimulation Might Ease Fibromyalgia Pain

New Batch of Alzheimer's Genes Discovered

New Cholesterol-Lowering Drug Shows Early Promise

New Clues About Hot Flashes and the Brain

New Clues to Cancer Resistance From Long-Lived Rodents

New Clues to Fibromyalgia's Causes

New Combo Approach May Ease Severe 'Ringing in the Ears'

New Drug Combo Helps Hard-to-Treat Hepatitis C

New Drug Combo Might Help Older, Sicker Patients With Leukemia

New Drug May Help Immune System Fight Cancer

New Drug May Slow Advanced Ovarian Cancer

New Drug May Someday Battle Obesity and Diabetes

New Drug Shows Early Promise in Treating Parkinson's Psychosis

New Drug Shows Promise for Type 2 Diabetes

New Gene 'Atlas' Maps Human DNA Activity

New Hope for Early Detection of Ovarian Cancer

New Insights Into Sleeping Disorder Narcolepsy

New Kind of Therapy Shows Early Promise in MS Patients

New Registry Aims to Serve People With Down Syndrome

New Robotic Leg Gets Closer to the Real Thing, Study Says

New Test May Help Predict Survival From Ovarian Cancer

New Way to Create Embryonic Stem Cells Discovered

Newborn's Placenta May Predict Autism Risk, Study Suggests

Newly Discovered Gene May Shed Light on Certain Brain Disorders

NIH, NFL Team Up to Take On Concussion Research

No Good Data For or Against Taking Vitamins, Experts Say

No Trace of HIV After Stem-Cell Transplants, Researchers Say

No-Fridge Nasal Vaccines on the Horizon

Novel Drug Shows Promise for Early Stage Breast Cancer

Novel Osteoporosis Drug Could Change Treatment: Study

Nutritional Supplement May Benefit Parkinson's Patients

Obesity Researchers Identify 'Good Fat' in Mice

Obesity-Related Enzyme Targeted in Mouse Study

'Off-the-Shelf' Artificial Blood Vessels Show Promise

Old Bones Give Clues to Leprosy's Demise in Europe

Pace of New Drug Advances May Be Slowing, Study Finds

Paralyzed Patient Moves Prosthetic Arm With Her Mind

People With Autism May Recognize Faces in Different Way: Study

People With Type 1 Diabetes May Still Have Insulin-Producing Cells

Pets Battling Cancer Can Join Clinical Trials Too

Pond Scum Holds Dangers for People, Pets

Poorer Childhoods, More Colds as Adults?

Protein Found in Blood Might Help Detect Lung Cancer Sooner: Report

Psoriasis Drug May Help Treat Type 1 Diabetes: Report

Recently Emerged MERS Virus Less Infectious Than SARS: Study

Removable 'Gut Sleeve' Might Become a Future Weight-Loss Tool

Research Hints at How Alzheimer's Affects the Brain

Research Probes Autism's Origins in the Brain

Research Reveals Secret Behind a Steady Heartbeat

Researchers Describe 1st 'Functional Cure' of HIV in Baby

Researchers Discover How Flu Gains Foothold in the Body

Researchers Focus on Eczema-Food Allergy Link

Researchers Focus on Likelihood of Breast Cancer Recurrence

Researchers Identify Genetic Link to Obesity in Mice

Researchers Report Progress With Growing Hair

Researchers Uncover the Secret Behind Bowel Movements

Researchers: Protein Linked to Sudden Cardiac Death

Scientists Create Blood Vessels in Mice Using Human Stem Cells

Scientists Detail Alzheimer's Progression, Step by Step

Scientists Discover Another Genetic Code

Scientists Explore Better Way to Deliver Treatment for Eye Disease

Scientists Generate Insulin-Producing Cells in Diabetic Mice

Scientists Get Closer to Rejuvenating Aging Muscles

Scientists Grow 'Model Brain' From Stem Cells

Scientists ID Gene Linked to Aggressive Liver Cancer

Scientists ID Molecule Behind Sunburn Pain

Scientists ID New Genes Linked to Belly Fat

Scientists Make Damaged Heart Cells Healthy Again in Lab Tests

Scientists Map a Brain Down to Its Cells

Scientists Map the Fungi on Your Feet

Scientists May Have Spotted Brain's 'Numbers Center'

Scientists Pinpoint Most Major Genes Behind Deadly Blood Cancer

Scientists Probe Dark Chocolate's Health Secrets

Scientists Report Transplant Advance for Type 1 Diabetes

Scientists Rewrite Germ's Genetic Code

Scientists Say Pressure Allows Herpes Viruses to Infect Cells

Scientists Seek to Take Bite Out of Mosquito Problem

Scientists 'Silence' Aggressive Brain Cancer Gene in Mice

Scientists Spot 7 New Regions of DNA Tied to Type 2 Diabetes

Scientists Spot New Brain 'Pathways' Possibly Tied to Alzheimer's

Scientists Tally Viruses Living in Mammals

Scientists Train Monkeys to Move Two Virtual Arms With Their Minds

Scientists Use Brain Scans to 'Read' People's Emotions

Scientists Use Cloning Technique to Produce Human Stem Cells

Scientists Use Fishing Line, Thread to Make Artificial Muscles

Sea Lion Shows Non-Human Mammals Also Have Rhythm

Sense of Smell Determined by Genes, Study Says

Shivering, Like Exercise, May Help Boost Weight Loss

Size of Frontal Lobes May Not Matter for Brain Power: Study

Sleep May Aid in Brain Repair, Mouse Study Finds

Sleep May Be Brain's 'Cleaning' Time, Mouse Study Suggests

Smartphone App May Help People Overcome Alcoholism

Space Travel Alters Shape of Human Heart, Study Reports

Spinal Fluid Test May Aid Early Detection of Parkinson's Disease

Spouse's Voice Easier to Tune In, Tune Out: Study

Staph Bacteria May Play Role in Eczema-Like Rash, Mouse Study Finds

Stem Cell Discovery Might Someday Help Treat Colitis, Crohn's

Stem Cell Therapy Cures Type 1 Diabetes in Mice

Stem Cells From Fat Might Improve Plastic Surgery

Stem Cells May Rejuvenate Failing Hearts, Study Suggests

Stem Cells Show Promise for Stroke Recovery

Still Too Few Minority Participants in U.S. Clinical Trials, Study Finds

Study Aging, Not Disease, for Real Benefits, Scientists Say

Study Claims Marijuana Tied to Lower Bladder Cancer Risk

Study Links Casual Marijuana Use to Changes in Brain

Study Questions Discovery of 'New' Hepatitis Virus

Study Sheds Light on How Heart Heals Itself

Study Sheds Light on Link Between Pesticides, Parkinson's

Study Yields Genetic Clue to Rare Lung Disease

Sweet Tooth May Foretell of Binge Drinking, Brain Scans Show

'Talking' Medical Devices, Apps Continue to Evolve

Tamoxifen's Mental Side Effects Are Real, Study Shows

Tarantula Venom Has Painkiller Potential: Study

Tests May Someday Show Which Breast, Prostate Cancers Will Turn Aggressive

Tiny Wireless Pacemaker Shows Early Promise

Tongue Piercing Helps Paralyzed People Drive Wheelchairs

Training Videos Seem to Boost Brain Activity: Study

Treatment for New, Deadly Coronavirus Shows Promise

Treatment for Painful Curved Penis Shows Promise

Treatment May Prevent Esophagus Condition From Progressing to Cancer

Trees Plus Man-Made Pollution Creates Smog, Study Suggests

Type 1 Diabetes Hope: Animal-to-Human Cell Transplants

Ultrasound Device Might Be a Mood Booster

Ultrasound to Brain May Boost Sensory Perception

Ultrasound Waves, Bone Marrow Cells Show Promise in Heart Failure Patients

Urine Test Might Predict Kidney Transplant Rejection

Vaccine May Stop Immune Attack in Type 1 Diabetes, Study Suggests

Vaccine to Fight Heroin Addiction Shows Promise in Rats

Vaginal Gel Might Prevent HIV Hours After Exposure

Variant of Club Drug 'K' Might Have New Life as Antidepressant

Vinegar May Be Cheap, Safe Way to Kill TB Germ

Vitamin D May Slow Multiple Sclerosis, Study Suggests

Weight-Loss Surgery Cuts Risk for Heart Attack, Death: Study

What Puts That Individual Stamp on Your Face?

When Jazz Musicians Improvise, So Do Their Brains

When, Where Did Dogs Become Man's Best Friend?

Whole-Genome Scans Not Quite Ready for Widespread Use: Study

Why Johnny Can't Add, Even After Tutoring

Wireless Pacemaker Shows Promise in Early Study

Women Still Left Out of Medical Research: Report

Work By Female Scientists Gets Judged More Harshly: Study

Your Autoantibody 'Profile' Might Someday Help Spot Illness

Your Contact Lens Might Someday Dispense Eye Drugs

Your Sense of Smell May Be Keener Than Thought

 

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