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Drug that prevents half of breast cancers carries on working

  • 13 December 2019
  • Author: QT01
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Drug that prevents half of breast cancers carries on working
A drug that halves a woman's risk of breast cancer continues to work long after they stop taking it, say researchers.
Anastrozole blocks the production of the hormone oestrogen, which fuels the growth of many breast cancers.

Smartphone 'addiction': Young people 'panicky' when denied mobiles

  • 1 December 2019
  • Author: QT01
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Smartphone 'addiction': Young people 'panicky' when denied mobiles
Almost a quarter of young people are so dependent on their smartphones that it becomes like an addiction, suggests research by psychiatrists.

More than 5,000 measles deaths in DR Congo this year: WHO

  • 27 November 2019
  • Author: QT01
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More than 5,000 measles deaths in DR Congo this year: WHO
Measles has killed more than 5,000 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo since January -- more than double the toll in the country's Ebola epidemic -- the World Health Organization said Wednesday.

Common, often undiagnosed, health condition leading cause of infertility in women

  • 26 November 2019
  • Author: QT01
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Common, often undiagnosed, health condition leading cause of infertility in women
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common health problem caused by an imbalance of reproductive hormones. The often undiagnosed condition is a leading cause of infertility in women and Dr. Lolwa Al Ansari, Senior Consultant Obstetrician/Gynecologist and Reproductive Medicine at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) says around half of the women currently being treated for infertility at HMC have PCOS.

Indian doctors remove 7.4kg kidney from patient

  • 25 November 2019
  • Author: QT01
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Indian doctors remove 7.4kg kidney from patient
Indian doctors have removed a kidney weighing 7.4kg - as much as two newborn babies - from a patient.
It's believed to be the largest kidney ever removed in India - a kidney usually weighs between 120-150g.
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