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Hope for first blood test to detect deadly heart inflammation

The first blood test to diagnose inflammation of the heart muscle (myocarditis) could be in use in as little as a year, following the discovery...

How Tom Cruise continues to be fit at the age of 60

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Uterine fibroids: Chemicals in everyday plastics stimulate growth

Fibroids, or uterine leiomyomas, affect up to 80% of women, and can cause heavy and painful periods for many of them.Although the exact cause is...

The chemotherapy drug that's made with brewer's yeast

The chemotherapy drug that’s made with brewer’s yeast: Latest breakthrough means scientists could grow and produce plant chemicals that make vinblastine Scientists have managed to mass...

Study: Violent sexual predators use dating apps as hunting grounds

Dating apps are now an entrenched part of American social life, but there's work to do to ensure users' safety. New research suggests that violent...

Evidence found of structural changes in the brain during pregnancy

A team of researchers affiliated with multiple institutions in the Netherlands has found evidence of structural changes occurring in the brain during pregnancy. In their...