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Fentanyl Test Strips Help to Prevent Overdoses
Fentanyl Test Strips Help to Prevent Overdoses
News   Oct 19, 2018

Many young adults who tried fentanyl test strips reduced overdose risk by using less, going slower or using with someone else present.

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Global Survey Reveals Lack of Ovarian Cancer Awareness
Global Survey Reveals Lack of Ovarian Cancer Awareness
News   Oct 19, 2018

Massive global review presents a bleak picture of the challenges faced by women with ovarian cancer, and those who care for them.

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Marker May Help Target Treatments for Crohn’s Patients
Marker May Help Target Treatments for Crohn’s Patients
News   Oct 18, 2018

Accurately predicting which subtype of Crohn's disease is likely to develop has not been possible, until now.

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Urine Point-of-care Test Detects Antibiotic-resistant 'Superbugs'
Urine Point-of-care Test Detects Antibiotic-resistant 'Superbugs'
News   Oct 17, 2018

A simple and inexpensive new test can diagnose patients with antibiotic-resistant strains of bacteria in a matter of minutes.

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Wearable Ultrasound Patch Tracks Blood Pressure
Wearable Ultrasound Patch Tracks Blood Pressure
News   Oct 17, 2018

A blood pressure sensor that can be worn as a flexible skin patch may eventually replace other methods of blood pressure monitoring.

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Obesity Linked to Increased Risk of Early-Onset Colorectal Cancer
Obesity Linked to Increased Risk of Early-Onset Colorectal Cancer
News   Oct 15, 2018

Women who are overweight or obese have up to twice the risk of developing colorectal cancer before age 50 as women who have what is considered a normal body mass index (BMI), according to new research led by Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.

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Fruit Fly Protein Could Help Tackle Disease-Carrying Mosquitos
Fruit Fly Protein Could Help Tackle Disease-Carrying Mosquitos
News   Oct 12, 2018

An insulin-binding protein in fruit flies could provide new opportunities for tackling mosquitoes that carry diseases such as malaria and yellow fever, scientists at the University of York have found.

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How to Define Spectrums of Biomarker Outcomes
How to Define Spectrums of Biomarker Outcomes
News   Oct 12, 2018

Defining the full spectrum of human disease associated with a biomarker is necessary to advance the biomarker into clinical practice.

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What Pneumococcus Says to Make You Sick
What Pneumococcus Says to Make You Sick
News   Oct 12, 2018

This study of "bacterial linguistics," attempts to identify the "words" that bacteria use to communicate.

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Direct Diagnostic Tests for Lyme Disease
Direct Diagnostic Tests for Lyme Disease
News   Oct 11, 2018

Diagnostic approaches that have effectively been applied to other emerging infections show promise in directly detecting the bacteria that causes Lyme disease.

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