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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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You probably know what a fidget spinner is by now. If you have a child old enough to sling a yo-yo, pound a fist into some GAK or build up a collection of POGs, you definitely do. The latest fad sweeping middle schools across America is...

source: Newsweek

It can sometimes seem strange how so much of the country got hooked on opioids within just a few years. Deaths from prescription drugs like oxycodone, hydrocodone and methadone have more than quadrupled since 1999, according to the CDC. But pain doesn’t seem to be...

source: The Atlantic

Cancer DNA can provide important clues about the best way to treat the disease, finds a new study published in the journal Nature Medicine. Doctors can genetically profile tumors by sequencing the DNA from a person’s cancer cells, revealing which mutations are responsible...

source: TIME

New diagnoses for two types of skin cancer increased in recent years, according to a team of researchers. Their paper uses medical records from the Rochester Epidemiology Project to compare diagnoses of basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma both nonmelanoma skin...

source: Mayo Clinic via ScienceDaily

The higher the thermometer climbs outside, the higher the risk of gestational diabetes, according to Canadian researchers. In the database study, and after adjusting for influential risk factors, each 10°C increase in mean 30-day...

source: MedPage Today

A new Northwestern Medicine study, published in Genes and Development, has identified two DNA elements crucial to the activation of a set of genes that drive the early development of embryos, and which also play an important role in the...

source: Medical Xpress

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