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Porphyria cutanea tarda: What you need to know
(Sun, 23 Jul 2017 03:00:00 PDT)
Porphyria cutanea tarda is a genetic condition affecting the skin and nervous system. Learn about the causes, symptoms, how it is diagnosed, and treatment.
Homocystinuria: Causes, symptoms, and tests
(Sat, 22 Jul 2017 06:00:00 PDT)
What is homocystinuria? In this article, learn about the causes of this condition and who it affects, the symptoms, and how it is diagnosed and treated.
Cause of schizophrenia found in a type of brain cell
(Fri, 21 Jul 2017 09:00:00 PDT)
A new study in mice finds that genetic faults in a certain type of brain cell may be the basis for childhood-onset schizophrenia.
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Small cell lung cancer: Cause of treatment resistance discovered
(Fri, 21 Jul 2017 07:00:00 PDT)
Small cell lung cancer returns post-therapy because circulating tumor cells that were previously sensitive to chemotherapy form chemo-resistant complexes.
Use of cognitive abilities to care for grandkids may have driven evolution of menopause
(Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:00:00 PDT)
Instead of having more children, a grandmother may pass on her genes more successfully by using her cognitive abilities to directly or indirectly aid her existing children and grandchildren.
Natural cannabinoids from omega-3 fatty acids combat inflammation
(Thu, 20 Jul 2017 07:00:00 PDT)
Scientists have found the pathways through which the body makes anti-inflammatory molecules from cannabinoids derived naturally from omega-3 fatty acids.