ICYMI: “Chat-Worthy” News Recap

Recap for Week Ending April 28, 2014: 

Is There A Link Between Prostate Cancer And Chronic Inflammation? Read article here

Researchers Discover Biomarker Leading To Cancer Drug Resistance Read article here

Bladder Cancer Study Blames Single Cell For Disease Development Read article here

Healthy blood cells of 115-year-old woman show hundreds of mutations Read article here

Birth of hematopoietic stem cells

Homes now ‘reservoirs’ for superbug MRSA Read article here


Why You Shouldn’t Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is Read article here

Failing at fertility: New ‘report card’ grades states on how they help — or don’t Read article here

fertility map

Research Shows Ways to Speed Stroke Care Read article here

Research Shows Ways to Speed Stroke Care

With $245B spent on diabetes, telemedicine looks to cut the cost Read article here


Surgery not always necessary for appendicitis in kids, study shows Read article here

Marijuana use linked to heart problems Read article here

New Drugs Created Specifically to Prevent Migraines Show Promise Read article here


Promising drug for Duchenne back on track at FDA Read article here

Codeine given to kids despite warning, study finds Read article here

Genes May Help Determine Your Pain Threshold Read article here

Aspirin’s Ability to Prevent Colon Cancer May Depend on Your Genes Read article here

Aspirin's Ability to Prevent Colon Cancer May Depend on Your Genes

Weight-loss surgery alters sense of taste and smell, study finds Read article here

Frozen feces and nose tubes may ease fecal transplants Read article here

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Seven things you should know about e-cigarettes Read article here

Michigan Man Among 1st in U.S. To Get ‘Bionic Eye’ Read article here

Cochlear Implant Shocks Can Help Regrow Auditory Nerves Read article here

A fatal wait: Veterans languish and die on a VA hospital’s secret list Read article here

Coffee may reduce risk for type 2 diabetes Read article here

What pregnant women should know about new diagnosis guidelines for congenital heart disease Read article here

 FDA Approves DNA HPV Test As Primary Cervical Cancer Screening Tool Read article here


Measles on Upswing Despite Vaccines’ Effectiveness: CDC Read article here

Measles on Upswing Despite Vaccines' Effectiveness: CDC

Does taking cholesterol medication lead to ‘pigging out’? Read article here

FILE - This Nov. 15, 2005 file photo shows 40 milligram tablets of Lipitor, one kind of statin used for lowering blood cholesterol, in Glen Rock, N.J....

Why The U.S. Is Worried About A Deadly Middle Eastern Virus Read article here