Health and Wellness

Improving Cancer Detection with Liquid Biopsies

Nov. 16, 2017
Liquid biopsy

Scientists are developing a set of medical tests called liquid biopsies that can rapidly detect the presence of cancers, infectious diseases and other conditions from only a small blood sample.

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Alternative Facts During Deadly Disasters Don't Help

Nov. 14, 2017
Fake News

An apathetic government is as dangerous as a malevolent one. 

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How To Help Older Adults At Risk Of Suicide

Nov. 9, 2017

In a new study, social work professors found health problems are a major driver of suicide among older adults.

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Texas Needs Better Treatment Programs for Opioid Addiction

Nov. 8, 2017

Treatment programs should be tailored to the particular mix of drugs driving overdoses in each region. 

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U.S. Interests Hurt By Withdrawal From UNESCO

Nov. 7, 2017

We will lose a voice at an important venue for securing our vital national interests.

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