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New Gel Treats Precancerous Skin Condition in Days: Study

Targeting Cancer Stem Cells May Eradicate Tumors

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, March 14 (HealthDay News) — A newly approved gel appears effective in treating a condition called actinic keratosis, which is a common precursor to squamous cell skin cancer, a new study finds. Earlier topical treatments took weeks or even months to treat the condition, but …

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Should I Tell My Boss I Have a Disabling Medical Condition?

Should I Tell My Boss I Have a Disabling Medical Condition?

Preparing for the changes your medical condition will bring should obviously be your top priority. But you have a professional life that you will be able to continue for some time — let’s hope for a long time — and there’s no reason that you shouldn’t aim to keep it …

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California patient with unknown origin of coronavirus is in serious condition, official says

Preparing for a pandemic: What should I buy? Are there places I should avoid?

The Solano County woman has puzzled health officials, who say they have not been able to trace where she contracted the virus. The patient didn’t have any relevant travel history, exposure to another known patient and wasn’t one of the evacuees repatriated from China, officials said. “This does appear to …

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Living Near Convenience Stores Could Raise Risk of Artery-Clogging Condition

News Picture: AHA News: Living Near Convenience Stores Could Raise Risk of Artery-Clogging Condition

MONDAY, Feb. 18, 2019 (American Heart Association News) — Convenience stores may be handy, but they may not be healthy for your arteries. A new study, published Monday in the Journal of the American Heart Association, researched how neighborhood food environments are associated with atherosclerosis, the buildup of artery-clogging plaque …

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Brain Condition CTE Seen in H.S. Football Players: Study

News Picture: Brain Condition CTE Seen in H.S. Football Players: Study

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Feb. 21, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Crippling brain injury from football can start early, even among high school players, a new study suggests. And its effects can last over time, even without additional head impacts, researchers report. Football players can develop chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) …

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Vodafone Idea In An Extremely Precarious Condition: Citi

Crisil Downgrades Vodafone Idea

Vodafone Idea intends to shortly make a part-payment towards its dues (quantum being assessed) New Delhi: Vodafone Idea’s situation remains extremely precarious, given its net debt/EBITDA of 20 times, analyst firm Citi said in a report. The company has admitted that its ability to continue as a going concern remains at …

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New Treatment Could Be ‘Breakthrough’ for Vitiligo Skin Condition

News Picture: New Treatment Could Be

By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Feb. 5, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Doctors have discovered a combination of treatments that can return color to skin that has been lightened by vitiligo — the skin disease that turned Michael Jackson’s skin white. The new therapy includes the oral medication Xeljanz (tofacitinib) — …

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