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Which breast cancer patients can skip chemo

Many women with early-stage breast cancer can skip chemotherapy without hurting their odds of beating the disease.

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Alzheimer’s consists of 3 distinct diseases

The finding could lead to more highly targeted research and, eventually, new treatments for the debilitating neurological disorder, which robs people of their memories.

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How common is wrong diagnosis?

Most people will experience at least one wrong or delayed diagnosis at some point in their lives that can have devastating consequences.

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Vitamin D deficiency linked to memory loss

Older adults with low vitamin D levels may lose their memories and thinking abilities faster than those with normal vitamin D levels.

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Why does running make us happy?

The joy of running. That sense of well being, freedom and extra energy that runners often experience is not just a matter of endorphins.

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Pilates the secret to combatting lower back pain

Older women with lower back pain who add pilates to their physical therapy routine may see improvements in balance and reductions in fear of falling.

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