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Across the globe, 33 million people have atrial fibrillation (AF), a disorder of heart rhythm. In the United States, an estimated 3-6 million people have AF, and with our aging population, this number is expected to increase — AF occurs in 2 percent of those under...

source: By Dorothy L. Tengler
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Depression is now the leading cause of disability across the globe. That’s a huge statistic in itself — it means that more people are disabled because of depression than by any other physical or mental health issue out...

source: Forbes

The 21st century has increasingly recognized depression as a serious illness, and now a team from South Korea wants to treat it with 21st century technology. South Korean startup Ybrain's Mindd headband sends weak electronic currents to the frontal lobe of your brain, reports...

source: CNET

Add greater risk of kidney and bladder cancer to the long list of why a lifetime of sitting on the sofa isn't good for your health, a new study suggests. Specifically, lifetime recreational inactivity was associated with a 73 percent increased risk of bladder cancer and...

source: HealthDay News via WebMD

Scientists have developed a three-in-one blood test that could transform treatment of advanced prostate cancer through use of precision drugs designed to target mutations in the BRCA genes. By testing cancer DNA in the bloodstream,...

source: Medical Xpress

Nearly two-thirds of U.S. teens support raising the minimum age for purchasing tobacco products to 21 years old, new research finds. Specifically, kids from 11 to 18 were asked if they supported the Tobacco 21 initiative — a program through the Preventing Tobacco...

source: HealthDay News

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