PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A new treatment is giving hope to patients who have run out of options. It’s a scientific advancement that uses the body’s own immune system to fight cancer. 281 more words
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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Doctors are warning that taking selfies is helping spread lice among children.
The tiny bugs are spread by head-to-head contact, so infestations increase when children are in close proximity to each other. 216 more words
BOSTON (CBS) – There’s growing evidence that your gut health is closely tied to your overall health. In fact, bacteria and other organisms that live in your gut may affect your weight, your immune system, even your risk of disease. 262 more words
Air pollution may not only be affecting you, but also your unborn child.
A new study looked at mothers who were exposed to air pollution during pregnancy. 77 more words
TRENTON, N.J. (CBS/AP) — U.S. regulators on Wednesday approved a second gene therapy for a blood cancer, a one-time, custom-made treatment for aggressive lymphoma in adults. 585 more words