asthma

Top News: #Asthma

Here are the top read news for #asthma:   Scientists discover asthma’s potential root cause and a novel treatment: Published today in Science Translational Medicine journal, Cardiff University researchers, working in collaboration with scientists at King’s College London and the Mayo Clinic (USA), describe the previously unproven role of the calcium sensing receptor (CaSR) in…

Mammogram

Top News: #BreastCancer

Here are the top read news for #breastcancer:   Breast cancer cases in U.S. projected to rise as much as 50% by 2030: New breast cancer cases in the U.S. are forecast to rise by as much as 50% by 2030, government researchers reported Monday. Read more   U.S. Panel ‘Clarifies’ Mammogram Advice: A committee that’s been…

cancer

Top News: #Cancer

Here are the top read news for #cancer:   New Blood Test Shows Promise in Cancer Fight: In the usual cancer biopsy, a surgeon cuts out a piece of the patient’s tumor, but researchers in labs across the country are now testing a potentially transformative innovation. They call it the liquid biopsy, and it is…

doctorpatient

Top News: #Healthcare

Here are the top read news for #healthcare:   Meet the cancer patient in Room 52: His name is Joseph, but call him Joe: Lisa Mox and her husband, Joseph, who is now cancer-free after bouts of esophageal and colon cancer, are participating in a pilot program at Johns Hopkins Hospital to reduce “preventable harm”…

seasonalallergy

Top News: #Allergies

Here are the top read news for #Allergies:   The most common outdoor allergies in the United States, by region: Outdoor allergies don’t discriminate. With spring in full swing, a lot of us are experiencing itchy eyes and running noses. Seasonal allergies go into high gear the spring when plants bloom and in the fall when mold…

adhd

Top News: #ADHD

Here are the top read news for #ADHD:   Only a Third of Kids with ADHD Get the Recommended Treatment — Why?: The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends children between the ages of 6 and 18 diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) be treated with both FDA-approved medication and behavioral therapy. Read more  …