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Risk Factor: For Patients With a Genetic Syndrome That Predisposes Them to Many Cancers, a New Vaccine Could Be a Lifesaver

One of the most common causes of hereditary cancer, Lynch syndrome affects some 1.1 million Americans, who face a lifetime risk of colorectal cancer as high as 80 percent as well as elevated rates of many other cancers, including of the endometrium, kidneys, ovaries and prostate. Patients seldom learn they carry the mutations associated with… Read More »

How many pain pills went to your pharmacy? – Washington Post

SHEARER DRUG CLINTON COUNTY, KY 6,778,550 96 HARDIN COUNTY DISCOUNT PHA HARDIN COUNTY, IL 2,789,740 90 ARNZEN’S KAMIAH DRUG LEWIS COUNTY, ID 2,298,640 88 BOONEVILLE DISCOUNT DRUGS OWSLEY COUNTY, KY 2,850,040 86 C & R CLINIC PHCY MORTON COUNTY, KS 1,916,920 85 GLENN’S APOTHECARY CRITTENDEN COUNTY, KY 5,171,800 80 SMITH COUNTY DRUG CENTER INC. SMITH… Read More »

Study of ‘No Drill’ Dentistry Shows Fillings Aren’t Needed in Many Cases – ScienceAlert

Many of us fear going to the dentist, and that fear is made worse by the dreadful prospect that on any given visit, you could be subjected to a whirring drill boring its way through your poor, hurty teeth. But the findings of a seven-year study by Australian researchers suggest that many of us have… Read More »