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MR-guided focused ultrasound can safely deliver antibody therapy to Her2-positive brain metastases

5 days ago   |   By News Medical

In a first-in-world clinical trial, researchers at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto, Canada, have demonstrated that magnetic resonance -guided focused ultrasound can be used to safely deliver antibody therapy to breast cancer that has metastasized to the brain.
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Study to assess the impact of a multi-component intervention in reducing racial health disparities

5 days ago   |   By News Medical

In an unprecedented effort to address the harmful effects of structural racism on health, 60 predominantly Black neighborhoods in Philadelphia will be part of an ambitious study to assess the impact of a multi-component intervention addressing both environmental and economic injustice on health and well-being, led by Penn Medicine researchers Eugenia C. South, MD, MHSP, and Atheendar Venkataramani, MD, PhD.
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NIH funds new research ideas that address health disparities and advance health equity

5 days ago   |   By News Medical

The National Institutes of Health is funding bold, new research ideas that focus on interventions to address health disparities and advance health equity.
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What Motivates People to Exercise?

What Motivates People to Exercise?

Illness- and death-related messages motivate people to exercise more efficiently. This helps designers of health apps to better understand the types of messages that... Read more ...

UK's daily Covid deaths hit SEVEN-MONTH high of 223 while cases jump 13% in...

UK's daily Covid deaths hit SEVEN-MONTH high of 223 while cases jump 13% in a week to 43,738

Department of Health bosses posted 223 fatalities today, up 23.2 per cent on last Tuesday's figure of 181. It was the highest victim count since March 9, when 231 people died... Read more ...

Who Just Nailed a Backflip, Then Pied Her DWTS Partner in the Face? Suni...

Who Just Nailed a Backflip, Then Pied Her DWTS Partner in the Face? Suni Lee, of Course!

Week after week, all-around Olympic gold medalist Suni Lee brings her gymnastics skills to Dancing With the Stars performances - remember when she did a front flip in heels and... Read more ...

ADHD Comes With So Much Shame And We Need To End That

ADHD Comes With So Much Shame And We Need To End That

If you have a child with ADHD , you know that it is more than just being a bit forgetful and fidgety. ADHD is a complex condition that is different for every person. When you... Read more ...

The Five Types Of ID You Should Digitize ASAP

The Five Types Of ID You Should Digitize ASAP

A few weeks ago, my husband went to a social event in NYC. It was the first time he'd done something like that since the pandemic began. As he was getting ready to go, we... Read more ...

Viral TikTok Theory Suggests Bluey Might Be A Rainbow Baby

Viral TikTok Theory Suggests Bluey Might Be A Rainbow Baby

One parent's theory about Bluey being a rainbow baby is going viral on TikTok, with fellow parents praising the series for how it approaches tough topics for a young... Read more ...

From The Confessional: I'm Parenting A Teenager, And HELP PLEASE

We all know the baby and toddler years are full of endless challenges. There's poop and pee everywhere. They are unpredictable and exhausting. And they are always, always... Read more ...

South African regulator rejects Russia's COVID-19 vaccine

The South African drug regulator has rejected the Russian-made coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V, citing some safety concerns the manufacturer wasn't able to answer Read more ...

This Simple Mental Trick Will Make You Hate Running Less

Think your way into running better. Read more ...

O'Brien on the hunt for online poison pen after Russell

Sydney silk Mark O'Brien doesn't take prisoners. After all, his own website indicates no less than twice that he is “feared”. Read more ...