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Autoimmune diseases may succumb to new drug strategy

New pharmaceuticals to fight autoimmune diseases, such as multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis and psoriasis, may be identified more eff...


What is Mycosis Fungoides? Also known as Sézary syndrome in its most advanced stages, this disease is a relatively rare type of non-Hodgkins lymphoma. It presents as reddish skin patches and lesions, which are often misdiagnosed as other, more benign skin conditions like eczema and psoriasis.

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U.S. Infant Mortality Declined 12% since 2005

Infant Mortality Rate - CDC - In 2008 the United States was ranked 27th globally in terms of infant mortality rate by the Organization for Economic Cooperative Development. Despite improvements from 2008 to 2011, the CDC predicts that the U.S. still ranks 27th in the world.-

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How Breast Cancer Impacted My Sexuality

Breast cancer affects one in eight women in the United States who live to be 80 years old. The mortality rate is nearly nineteen percent. If you are a woman over the age of 40, I urge you to have your mammograms. Thirteen years ago I was diagnosed wi...


Drug Overdoses Propel Rise in Mortality Rates of Young Whites

Drug Overdoses Propel Rise in Mortality Rates of Young Whites: