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Researchers Uncover Relationship Between Coffee and DNA

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Your coffee addiction could be genetic. A study has uncovered six new genetic variants that could have a say in how much coffee a person consumes. Researchers pinpointed six regions of human DNA linked to coffee drinking. The data would explain such behaviors as one […]

Scientists Have Developed a Way to Grow Penises in a Lab

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Scientists have come up with a way to grow penises. Researchers expect the new technology to be tested on humans within five years. The medical development would mean men who have had a serious injury to that organ, cancer or those suffering from a congenital […]

Obesity Linked To Increased Risk of Cancer

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Many Americans are know how being overweight can increase the risk of diabetes and cardiovascular disease. However, less than 10% recognize how cancer can also be at play when someone is overweight. Health experts point to obesity as a major contributor to the growing cancer […]

Scientists Forecast Spread of Ebola Across The Globe

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Scientists fear the deadly Ebola virus could spread and infect people from the U.S. to China in as little time as three weeks. U.S. researchers are predicting a 50 per cent chance of a traveler with Ebola coming to the UK by October 24. Scientists […]

New Breast Cancer Treatment Extends Patient’s Survival Time

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A new drug is extending the lives of breast cancer patients. In a clinical trail, a drug called Perjeta from Roche coupled with the drug Herceptin and chemotherapy lent patients with HER2 positive breast cancer 15.7 months longer to live when compared to just Herceptin […]