Immunotherapy to Treat Cancer

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Immunotherapy to Treat Cancer National Cancer Institute, NIH Immunotherapy is a type of biological therapy. Biological therapy is a type of treatment that uses substances made from living organisms to treat cancer. Immunotherapy is a type of cancer treatment that helps … Read More

Bionic Movements : Connecting Mind and Machine

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Bionic Movements : Connecting Mind and Machine National Institutes of Health, NIH When you lose the use of a limb, even the simplest of daily tasks can turn into a challenge. High-tech devices can help restore independence. New technologies are … Read More

Helping Kids Understand Alzheimer’s Disease

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Helping Kids Understand Alzheimer’s Disease National Institute on Aging, NIH When a family member has Alzheimer’s disease, it affects everyone in the family, including children and grandchildren. It’s important to talk to them about what is happening. How much and what … Read More

Enfoque, La Salud del Corazón en las Mujeres

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Enfoque, La Salud del Corazón en las Mujeres SADM #76 Ene/Feb 2018 Por: National Institutes of Health, NIH Aunque muchas personas piensan que las enfermedades cardíacas son un problema de los hombres, las mujeres pueden tener problemas de corazón. De hecho, las enfermedades cardíacas son la primera causa de muerte en Read more ….

Battling a Bulging Hernia

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Battling a Bulging Hernia U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health Usually, the wall of the abdomen is strong. The muscles keep your intestine in place. But if there’s a weak spot, the intestine can push through … Read More

What You Need to Know About Stroke

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What You Need to Know About Stroke National Institutes of Health, NIH Each year in the United States, there are more than 795,000 strokes. Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the country. And stroke causes more serious … Read More