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A new study published in a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research has discovered that in order to stop one of the deadliest forms of blood cancer, i.e acute myeloid leukemia, doctors must work on the neighboring bone cells rather than targeting the cells, which cause the disease. Acute...

uscornavirus jan25 The daily Covid cases in the United States broke the dreaded 1 million mark on Monday, for the fourth time this month. Omicron is an extremely transmissible variant that has driven an unprecedented number of cases in recent weeks in the country. With 10,00800 new cases, the total number of people infected with coronavirus in the U.S. has risen to 71,709,180, according to the latest data from

uscoronavirus jan24 The overwhelming rate of increase in Covid infections in the United States has plateaued at the weekend. From the levels of around 200 percent increase in weekly average of cases being recorded a fortnight ago, the rate of increase has thinned down to 2 percent, as per the latest data compiled by the New York Times. The current 7-day average of Covid positive cases in the country is 690,448. W

marchinus jan24 Thousands of people marched from the Washington Monument to the Lincoln Memorial Sunday in protest against COVID-19 vaccination mandates. Up to 35,000 people reportedly attended the "Defeat the Mandates" march calling for an end to vaccine mandates and passports. The protesters also demanded debate on the issue and the power of informed consent. Addressing the rally, Robert F. Kennedy Jr. made

Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine have found out that the Melanoma cells release a small package that contains protein nerve growth factor receptor that travels all the way to the lymph to metastasize. The researchers believe that the study can help future researchers identify which patients need...

uscoronavirus jan21 The coronavirus case numbers and hospitalizations in many U.S. states should start to show signs of turning around and begin to come down by mid February, says Chief Medical Advisor to the President Dr. Anthony Fauci. Addressing a Blue Star Families forum online, Dr. Fauci said, "We're dealing, as we all know, with an unprecedented outbreak with COVID-19 that continually challenges us with new va

inactiveadults 0121 More than 1 in 5 adults is inactive in all but four states in the United States, according to new state maps of adult physical inactivity prevalence released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The map, which points to high levels of inactivity in the country, says 25 percent of U.S. adults are not active enough to protect their health. The data come from the Behavioral Ris

Scientists have concluded that the effect of marijuana can cause greater dysfunctions in adolescents and it can also affect cognitive actions in the longer run. According to an article published in Addiction journal on Thursday, the effects of smoking cannabis stays in the blood for longer than people...

Health care startup Faeth Therapeutics is planning to come up with a meal that is going to have a serious therapeutic effect against cancer. The researchers told TechCrunch during an interview that they have designed this meal to starve the tumors out of nutrition and fill the body with the important...

uscoronavirus jan20 The United States on Wednesday reported the highest single-day Covid death toll - 3810 - in nearly a year, taking the national total to 857,778. The last time a higher number of Covid casualties reported in a day was on February 12, as per records maintained by the New York Times. The rate of rise in Covid deaths in the country has increased to 42 percent in a fortnight. As the delta and omicro

In Florida, more and more patients are looking for approval of marijuana cards as part of the state's medical marijuana program and in this context, lawmakers are making the process easier for them. Certain state lawmakers are introducing changes to the medical marijuana program to make easier the access...

uscoronavirus jan19 A week after setting an all-time world record of 1.48 million new Covid cases in a day in the United States, daily cases again broke the dreaded 1 million mark on Tuesday. With 10,63000 new cases, the total number of people infected with coronavirus in the U.S. has risen to 67,597,794, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University. North Carolina reported the most number of cases -

Researchers at the Karolinska Institutet in Sweden, in collaboration with international scientists, have finished an extensive international validation of artificial intelligence or AI for the diagnosis and grading of prostate cancer. The study shows that AI systems can identify and grade prostate cancer...

californiacovid jan18 Covid-19 positive case rate in California, the worst-affected state in the United States, has jumped to its highest level yet. The Omicron variant-driven surge in numbers is evident from the fact that daily case toll multiplied by more than 300 percent in the state within a month. From a stage of 8729 new cases reporting on December 17, 221235 new cases were reported on Monday. It is more than

moderna jan18 Moderna Inc. plans to market a combined COVID-19 and flu booster as soon as the fall of 2023, according to Chief Executive Officer Stephane Bancel. The one-yearly booster would also work against Respiratory Syncytial Virus or RSV, a common respiratory virus, in single shot that would be administered before winter. While speaking on a panel at the World Economic Forum, Bancel said the combination..

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