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NSAIDs Linked to Long-Term Colon Cancer Risk Reduction

Regularly taking low-dose aspirin or other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) may lower long-term risk of colorectal cancer (CRC), new research suggests. The study was published online August 25 in the… 199 more words

Patient preferences of resect and discard paradigm

Dayna S. Early, MD, from Washington University School of Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis in St. Louis, Missouri, USA discusses this Original Article, “Patient preferences of a resect and discard paradigm.” 375 more words


The bowel cancer journey

Bowel cancer, also called colorectal cancer, is the second most common cancer in both men and women in Australia (1). Eighty per cent of cases have no known hereditary genetic associations. 410 more words

Community Health

The Immortal Jellyfish

The immortal jellyfish is an invertebrate, which means it does not have any bones. Therefore, it is called “plankton,” because it doesn’t have a brain or heart…but not this Plankton (see left). 223 more words

Marine Animals

♪♫ Just a dream, just a dream...

I have a blogging friend who has a blog post entitled “Just a Dream,” and every time a comment appears and I see that title, I hear that song in my head. 577 more words


Sandra Camp: Aloha from San Francisco! June 5, 2015

NOAA Teacher at Sea
Sandra Camp
Soon to be aboard NOAA Ship Hi’ialakai
June 14 – 24, 2015

Mission: Main Hawaiian Islands Reef Fish Survey… 931 more words

NOAA Teacher At Sea

Beloved Mexican Actress "La India Maria" Dies From Stomach Cancer

The beloved Mexican actress and comedian, Maria Elena Velasco, known as “La India Maria” died May 1st in Mexico City, she was 74 years old. 129 more words

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