ICYMI: “Chat-Worthy” News Recap

Recap for Week Ending Aug. 15, 2014: 

Brought back from the dead Read article here


Report: Ebola outbreak probably started with 2-year-old in Guinea Read article here

Regardless of location, concussions serious, study says Read article here

It’s Probably Best to Avoid Antibacterial Soaps Read article here

Highly Accurate, At-Home Colon Cancer Test Gets FDA Approval Read article here

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Decline in US lung cancer rates, varying by race, gender, age Read article here

Bee, scorpion and snake venom may hold cancer cure Read article here

Dozens of Genes Implicated in Explaining Why Only Some People Develop PTSD Read article here

New Concerns About an Old Heart Drug Read article here 

Digoxin, a popular heart drug, is derived from digitalis, an extract of the foxglove plant.

Heart Failure Treatment Possible? Scientists Find Unknown Cardiac Molecule… Read article here

This Molecule Could Treat Heart Failure

Man’s Rare Condition May Open Door to New Alzheimer’s Treatments Read article here

Man's Rare Condition May Open Door to New Alzheimer's Treatments

Five Common Myths About Depression Read article here

Study: More coffee may prevent your ears from ringing Read article here

Study: 2 in 5 in the US will develop type-2 diabetes Read article here


More Exercise Isn’t Always Better, Study Shows Read article here


Excess body weight boosts risk of 10 common cancers, study reports Read article here


New Study Questions Need To Cut Salt, But Experts Raise Concerns About Findings Read article here