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New immune cell subset associated with progression to type 1 diabetes

A recently described T cell subset may have a central role in the development of type 1 diabetes, research suggests. These so called follicular T helper cells were found to be increased at the onset of type 1 diabetes, and the phenomenon was linked with the presence of autoantibodies commonly associated with the disease.
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There is a lot of discussion this week about abortion due to Donald Trump reinforcing in front of millions of people the false belief that pregnant women are flocking to their OB/GYNs days before the
Heading a football can significantly affect a player's brain function and memory for 24 hours, a study finds.
Senior doctors have drawn up a list of 40 treatments which bring little or no benefit to patients to try to reduce unnecessary medical procedures.
(Photo: Thinkstock/@Choreograph) By Katie Maguire for Well+Good Ever skip a shower after a workout? Maybe. What about skip a shower for an entire month? That's what one writer from The Atlantic, Jam
(Reuters) - Washington state is grossly unprepared for a large earthquake and tsunami that may strike in the coming decades, putting it at risk for a humanitarian disaster, the Seattle Times reported
Over the past several decades, when you are admitted to the hospital and then require surgery, your insurer has a code known as a DRG (diagnosis-related group) that determines how many days you will s
Was this a rare, freak occurrence or a concerning risk of chiropractor neck manipulations? Unfortunately, the answers provided by some chiropractors in response to safety questions have only raised mo
“Pink means hope. Pink means survival,” a survivor told me. “Pink means I’ve got your back. Pink means I’m with you.”
While Donald Trump campaigns for the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, Hillary Clinton correctly points out the Obamacare law has extended the solvency of the Medicare Trust Fund until 2028.
Joanne Jenkins was born with deformed hands, but the federal government wants proof from a doctor long since deceased that her birth mother took the
Doctors' leaders are calling for the urgent introduction of a 24-hour helpline for prescription drug dependence.
What is it like being a midwife specialising in baby deaths?
Hospital visits by Jehovah's Witness elders, aimed at defending the right of members to refuse blood transfusions, are under scrutiny following the d
Hospital visits by Jehovah's Witness elders, aimed at defending the right of members to refuse blood transfusions, are under scrutiny following the d
As the 12th national prescription drug take-back day ended at 2 pm today, one new approach to fight opiate diversion—the misuse of prescription opiates--is whether offering economic incentives such as
As the 12th national prescription drug take-back day ended at 2 pm today, one new approach to fight opiate diversion—the misuse of prescription opiates--is whether offering economic incentives such as
A spotlight has been put on Indigenous health care — especially mental health supports — following the suicides of four girls in northern Saskatchewa
Dr. M-J Milloy, a research scientist with the British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS, says harm reduction efforts could be an important f
SYDNEY (Reuters) - An Australia court overturned on Saturday government approval of a A$130 million fuel depot and port at Port Melville, off the country’s north coast, handing a major victory to envi
If Ottawa lets Big Tobacco into the e-cigarette business it would be handing the industry the chance to hook teenagers on nicotine and turn them into
Proponents say treatment helps with several ailments, but it is not without controversy             
Melanie Mitchell, manager of Boost Cryospa, gives Marion Hackett a Cryofacial. The ice cold vapor helps to produce collagen in the skin.             
Hannah Humphrey, 25, from Ipswich,dropped from a size 18 to a size eight in just 18 months, which triggered her gallstones. An operation to remove them also found a cancerous tumour.
Have you heard of the CNN effect? There is also a “fake ID effect:” This is when a fake piece of identification facilitates later harms. Researchers already know that underage college students who obt
Soylent meal replacement bars are being recalled after reports of illness, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency said Friday.
ATCHISON, Kansas (Reuters) - More than 100 people were treated for respiratory problems after a chemical spill at an MGP Ingredients Inc facility on Friday generated a chemical cloud over the northeas
Monkeys observed by a team at UC Davis had higher levels of inflammation if they felt unsure about whether they were a leader or a follower in their group.
HealthDay News A growing number of American children with headaches are being seen at pediatric emergency departments and admitted to the hospital, researchers report.
We all like to think of ourselves as the woman warrior, the indomitable female the can-do girl who lives every moment with intensity and attention. But, alas, we are human and we have our down days an
You'll find my favorite Halloween decoration at the front desk of my dental practice: a bowl of candy labeled "free cavities." (Yes, I know, dentists are hilarious!) This weekend, children will dre
Students are pouring hundreds of tons of plain milk into the garbage in Los Angeles schools each week. Maybe that's because more than 88 percent of Los Angeles Unified School District students are p
Here's a fact you can impress your friends with -- every 30 minutes your kidneys filter all the blood in your body eliminating waste and excess fluid. Pretty amazing isn't it. Yet, how many of us re
(Reuters) - Former Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, in an opinion editorial published in the Los Angeles Times, on Friday urged Californians to approve a November ballot measure aimed
At the third and final debate last Wednesday, GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump drew a lot of criticism for his medically inaccurate and emotionally charged description of late-term abortio

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Obama turns focus on U.S. Senate races as he campaigns for Clinton

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A visit to a haven for kids in France's 'Jungle' refugee camp one day before it's set to be destroyed

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New bid trumps deal for Australia's biggest landholding

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S.Korea's $476 bln pension fund eyes infrastructure, medical sectors

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Wells Fargo's corporate responsibility chair resigns from private equity firm

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BRIEF-Doray Minerals seeks trading halt

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