Archive: 05/12/2011

Findings could lead to a blood test for lung cancer

Researchers have identified characteristic patterns of molecules called microRNA (miRNA) in the blood of people with lung cancer that might reveal both the presence and aggressiveness of the disease, and perhaps who is at ...

May 12, 2011
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Folic acid no help for heart and blood vessels

Folic acid does not reduce the risk of getting cardiovascular diseases, reports a three-year study of more than eight hundred people by Wageningen University. The results have been published in the American Journal of Cl ...

May 12, 2011
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Kicking leukemia gives teen a better sense of self

Katelin Ivison awoke on her 14th birthday, Jan. 13, 2010, with a sore throat. She and her mother Adella had fun plans to go shopping and out to dinner to celebrate Katelin’s big day, but first, Adella ...

May 12, 2011
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