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Vitamin D shrinks fibroid tumors in rats

NIH-funded study suggests possible treatment for common condition

09 Mar 2012

Treatment with vitamin D reduced the size of uterine fibroids in laboratory rats predisposed to developing the benign tumors, reported researchers funded by the National Institutes of Health. 615 more words

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Incurable chikungunya virus spreads in US, at least 6 states affected

US health officials are on high alert as a mosquito-borne virus that yet has no cure has struck six of the US states. The virus called chikungunya causes severe joint pain which can last for years. 462 more words